National Comprehensive Data Protection/Privacy Laws and Bills 2016 Map
ARTICLE 19: Global Campaign for Free Expression
April 30, 2016
Over 100 countries and independent jurisdictions and territories around the world have now adopted comprehensive data protection/privacy laws to protect personal data held by both governments and private companies. This map shows which jurisdictions have adopted laws or have pending initiatives to adopt one. Now including Turkey, Madagascar, Dominican Republic.
Note: Updated December 2014 (Caribbean and West Africa countries added).
Number of Pages in PDF File: 1
Keywords: privacy, data protection, personal data
Date posted: October 31, 2011 ; Last revised: May 7, 2016