Online Piracy By Singaporeans

According to a survey, around 60 percent of the population in Singapore committed online piracy at some point in their lives.

Breakdown of the piracy rate by age:

16 to 18 years old: 69 percent committed online piracy such as downloading unauthorized content.

19 to 24 years old: 74 percent.

50 to 59 years old: 31 percent.

60 to 64 years old: 40 percent.

Source:  Eileen Poh, “Survey shows online piracy in S’pore most prevalent among youths,” Channel NewsAsia, March 18, 2014.