The previous KDnuggets Poll asked:
The top 2 industries remained CRM/ consumer analytics and Banking, but Health Care moved from 7th to 3rd position, and Fraud Detection moved from 6th to 4th position.
Direct Marketing/ Fundraising dropped from 3rd to 6th position.
Comparing with KDnuggets 2009 Poll on Data Mining Applications, we see that the biggest increases from 2009 to 2010, computed as (pct2010 - pct2009)/pct2009 were for these fields
- Manufacturing 141.9%
- Education 124.1%
- Entertainment/ Music 93.3%
- Government/Military 56.5%
and biggest declines for
- Social Policy/Survey analysis -44.8%
- Credit Scoring -48.8%
- Travel / Hospitality -49.7%
- Security / Anti-terrorism -62.4%