Illinois

In July 2019, consumers from Illinois filed 18932 complaints about unwanted phone calls and text messages, up 13% from the previous month.

Total Number of Complaints from Illinois
Feb
2019
19495
Mar
2019
23117
Apr
2019
22514
May
2019
22477
Jun
2019
16696
Jul
2019
18932
Complaints FTC FCC
February 2019 18809 686
March 2019 22453 664
April 2019 21758 756
May 2019 21739 738
June 2019 16152 544
July 2019 18288 644

Robocalls and Recorded Messages

Data show, that last month 68% of the Illinois consumer complaints received by the Federal Trade Commission were about a recorded message or robocall.

Was the call a recorded message or robocall?
February
2019
34% 65%
March
2019
31% 68%
April
2019
31% 67%
May
2019
32% 67%
June
2019
34% 65%
July
2019
31% 68%
Yes
No
N/A
Answers Yes No N/A
February 2019 65% 34% 1%
March 2019 68% 31% 2%
April 2019 67% 31% 1%
May 2019 67% 32% 1%
June 2019 65% 34% 1%
July 2019 68% 31% 1%

Reported Phone Numbers

Top 10 most complained about phone numbers and the number of complaints they received from Illinois in July 2019:

Phone numbers starting with the Illinois area code that received the biggest number of searches during the last 24 hours:

Browse other phone numbers starting with the Illinois area code: 217, 224, 309, 312, 331, 618, 630, 708, 773, 779, 815, 847, 872.

About Complaints Data

Complaints figures are based on the complaint data released by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Federal Communications Commission (FCC).