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The importance of data in the 21st century is conspicuous. Data is behind the exponential growth witnessed in the digital age. Big data made it possible for businesses to solve problems that were previously impossible to solve. Despite the concerns on data privacy, data is still a crucial tool in modern development. The major disadvantage of data collection experienced over the years is the issue of data privacy. There are concerns that the data collection and storage methods currently in use are a security risk to billions globally. Without the assurance that their data will be protected, public participation in surveys and other data collection methods declines.