Do Not Call Registry Data Book 2018: District of Columbia

Complaints by Ward


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Map of District of Columbia wards indicating relative number of complaints from low to high. See attached CSV file for complaint data by jurisdiction.

 

 

Complaints by Topic*

Graph of Do Not Call complaints by topic in the current fiscal year. The topic with the most complaints was reducing debt with 2,255 complaints, followed by imposters with 1,726 complaints and medical and prescriptions with 1,345 complaints. Note: not everyone who files a complaint reports a topic.

 

 

District of Columbia Totals

Complaints:17,135(Not Ranked)
Active Registrations:638,132(Not Ranked)

 

 

Complaints by Fiscal Year

Graph of Do Not Call complaints recorded in the District of Columbia from fiscal year 2014 to fiscal year 2018. In 2014 there were 9,534 complaints filed. This dipped in 2015, then increased substanially each year, peaking at 24,301 in 2017. In 2018 there were 17,135 complaints filed, fewer than 2017 and 2016.

 

 

Active Registrations by Fiscal Year

Graph of active Do Not Call registrations in the District of Columbia each fiscal year from 2014 to 2018. In 2014 there were 575,799 numbers registered, which increased each year. In 2018 there were 638,132 numbers registered.

 

 

Complaints by Call Type

Pie chart of Do Not Call complaints by Call Type in the current fiscal year. The largest portion was robocall at 11,938, followed by live caller at 5,079, and call type not reported at 118.