Consumer Sentinel Network Data Book 2017: Oregon

Top Ten Report Categories


Graph of consumer reports in Oregon by topic in 2017. The topic with the most reports was imposter scams with 19 percent, followed by identity theft with 15 percent, and debt collection with 11 percent.

 

Fraud & Other Reports/Losses

State Rank
(Reports per 100K Population)
28th
Total Fraud & Other Reports21,225
Total Fraud Losses$10M
Median Fraud Loss$499

Fraud & Other Reports By MSA


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Map of Oregon Metropolitan Statistical Areas showing number of reports per 100K population, ranging from a low of 383 to a high of 488. See attached CSV file for report data by MSA.

 

Top Identity Theft Types


Graph of consumer reports of identity theft in Oregon by type in 2017. The type with the most reports was credit card fraud with 40 percent of reports, employment or tax-related fraud with 21 percent, bank fraud with 15 percent, phone or utilities fraud with 14 percent, and loan or lease fraud with 6 percent.

 

Identity Theft Reports

State Rank
(Reports per 100K Population)
22nd
Total Identity Theft Reports3,714

Percentages are based on the total number of relevant 2017 reports from Oregon consumers, as indicated in the chart title. This page excludes reports provided by the Oregon Department of Justice. Consumers can report multiple types of identity theft.