Olby Shaju , PMP, PfMP, SAFe SPC, MCP – MSP and Project Server 2013

Personal Data vs Sensitive Personal Data vs Non-Sensitive Personal Data

Posted on January 12, 2021 by Olby | General

Personal data is anything that an individual, directly or indirectly.

  • Name
  • Home or Work Address
  • Email Address
  • Contact Information

Sensitive Personal Data is a subset of personal data and categorized as classified.

  • Full name
  • Aadhar Card number/ Social Security Number (SSN)
  • Driver’s license
  • Credit/ Debit card information
  • Bank account number
  • Passport information
  • Financial information
  • Medical records
  • Student Information
  • Biometric and Generic Data
  • Sex Life

Non-Sensitive Personal Data is personally identifiable information is easily accessible from public sources

  • Pin code/ Zip code
  • Place of birth
  • Below are considered as sensitive data in some countries:
    • Religion
    • Race
    • Gender
    • Date of birth
    • Political Belief
    • Trade union membership