Do Not Call Registry Data Book 2017: Rhode Island

Complaints by County


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Map of Rhode Island counties indicating relative number of complaints from low to high. See attached CSV file for complaint data by jurisdiction.

 

 

Complaints by Topics *

Graph of Do Not Call complaints in Rhode Island by topic in the current fiscal year. The topic with the most complaints was reducing debt with 2,419 complaints, followed by vacation and timeshares with 1,268 complaints, followed by energy, solar and utilities with 1,017 complaints. Note: not everyone who files a complaint reports a topic.

 

 

State Totals

Complaints:26,590(#8 nationally, per 100K population)
Active Registrations:813,061(#20 nationally, per 100K population)

 

 

Complaints by Fiscal Year

Graph of Do Not Call complaints recorded in Rhode Island from fiscal year 2013 to fiscal year 2017. In 2013 there were 12,718 complaints filed. Complaints dropped then increased dramatically to 2017, when there were 26,590 complaints filed.

 

 

Active Registrations by Fiscal Year

Graph of active Do Not Call registrations in Rhode Island each fiscal year from 2013 to 2017. In 2013 there were 765,944 numbers registered. Registrations increased modestly each year to 2017, when there were 813,061 numbers registered.

 

 

Complaints by Call Type

Pie chart of Do Not Call complaints in Rhode Island by call type in the current fiscal year. The largest portion is robocall at 16,376 followed by live caller at 9,882 and call type not reported at 332.