Search Engine Privacy Poll Results

A University of Connecticut poll of 800 US adults showed the following results regarding web search monitoring:

– 60% oppose search engines storing the search behaviors of their users

– 65% oppose the US Government monitoring search behavior of citizens

– 50% oppose companies turning over search records to the government

– Only 5% of people polled were confident that their searches would remain private

The entire survey results are available @ University of Connecticut Poll on Government Investigation of Internet Search Engines.