Do Not Call Registry Data Book 2018: Pennsylvania

Complaints by County


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Map of Pennsylvania counties 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 25,141 complaints, followed by medical and prescriptions with 19,174 complaints and imposters with 12,453 complaints. Note: not everyone who files a complaint reports a topic.

 

 

State Totals

Complaints:239,133(#14 nationally, per 100K population)
Active Registrations:10,439,420(#10 nationally, per 100K population)

 

 

Complaints by Fiscal Year

Graph of Do Not Call complaints recorded in Pennsylvania from fiscal year 2014 to fiscal year 2018. In 2014 there were 127,001 complaints filed, which increased each year peaking at 271,823. In 2018 there were 239,133 complaints filed, fewer than 2017.

 

 

Active Registrations by Fiscal Year

Graph of active Do Not Call registrations in Pennsylvania each fiscal year from 2014 to 2018. In 2014 there were 9.7 million numbers registered, which increased each year. In 2018 there were 10.4 million 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 149,312, followed by live caller at 84,234, and call type not reported at 5,587.