Responsible Data Guidelines – Additional resources

Methods for Reducing Disclosure Risks When Sharing Data

By ASA Committee on Privacy and Confidentiality | 2011

Statistical agencies, survey organizations, academic researchers, and business establishments often collect data that they seek to share with others. Typically, groups that share data are ethically or legally obligated to protect the confidentiality of data subjects’ identities and sensitive attributes. This compilation of methods includes a statement and online guidance on statistical disclosure protection methods, technological solutions, and computer science approaches to preserving privacy.

Topic(s): Data sharing, Privacy & confidentiality
Type of resource: Methods, techniques and tools

This document is a suggested additional resource in our Responsible Data Guidelines.