Home Security Camera Statistics 2016

Author: John Honovich, Published on Jan 19, 2016

~20% of US homes use security cameras, according to an IPVM survey of 2,000 consumers.

Inside this note, we break down the stats, share full statistic reports and examine the trends over the past 3 years and the factors driving growth.

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