Research and analysis: IPO counterfeit goods research

Intellectual Property Office

September 2
06:00 2020


This is the result of a survey of 5000 UK adults (aged 18+). Those who completed the survey discussed their buying history and habits, including counterfeit goods.

The survey covered 6 product areas:

  • beauty and hygiene;
  • clothing,
  • footwear and accessories;
  • sports;
  • and toys

The survey was developed in consultation with the relevant industry and trade bodies.

A PDF version of this report is available upon request, please e-mail

Published 2 September 2020