IP Outreach Research > IP Crime
|Title:||Encuesta Sobre Piratería 2006|
|Author:||Procuraduría Federal del Consumidor [Dirección General de Estudios sobre Consumo]|
|Focus:||Apparel and Shoes, Beverages, Books, Brands (deceptive counterfeits), Brands (non-deceptive counterfeits), Film, Medicines and Medical Devices, Music, Personal Care Products, Software, Toys, Video Games|
|Objective:||To understand purchasing habits of those who buy pirated goods.|
|Sample:||1.425 adults in Mexico City|
The 75% of respondents who have purchased pirated goods are mostly 18-47 year-old (77.5%) males (51.6%) with high school or university degrees (74.2%). Main reason for purchase is low price (71%); main reason not to purchase is poor quality. Most purchased pirated goods: music CDs (78.6%) and film DVDs (69.2%). Most people (68%) do not know how to identify fake medicines or beverages.
[Date Added: Aug 12, 2008 ]