: 9,687,653 Total Complaints
: 40,629 Complaints Per 100,000 Population
Georgia has the fourth-highest level of identity theft complaints on this list, with 97.1 complaints for every 100,000 people. In fact, 23 percent of all consumer complaints in Georgia concerned identity theft. The largest part of these complaints, 31 percent, dealt with government documents or government benefits fraud. This level of complaints about government services is tied with Alabama and Mississippi for the highest percentage of this type of identity theft for a specific state.
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