Regulations
Data Privacy Barometer
The interactive map & tracker shows the global activity around privacy and data protection laws.
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Policy Event
Cumulative amount of policy events
The map is pre-filled with 116 policy events that have happened before 2012
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Jan 2012
5 Events
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Data Protection and Privacy Laws
Multiple privacy regulations apply in different countries. Since the introduction of the GDPR in 2018, privacy laws have continued to multiply and change.
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Each arrow represents a policy and its status
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Draft
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EUROPE
AUT
SWE
POL
MCO
CHE
SVN
FRA
DEU
RUS
BIH
GIB
AND
ITA
BGR
MNE
BLR
ALB
MDA
UKR
HUN
NLD
MLT
LUX
LTU
LVA
IRL
GRC
FIN
EST
DNK
CZE
HRV
BEL
GBR
ESP
SVK
ROU
PRT
GGY
NOR