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Five Powerful Statistics About Internal Audit From CBOK 2015

In his blog, IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers, CIA, QIAL, CGAP, CCSA, CRMA, shares his personal reflections and insights on the internal audit profession. Here's an excerpt from his latest post:

The CBOK 2015 Practitioner Survey, the third global initiative of its kind, was offered in 23 languages with participation from 14,500 practitioners representing more than 150 chapters and 106 institutes in 166 countries/territories. By the time all of the research is analyzed, more than 25 reports will be produced based on the CBOK results, all of which will be accessible and downloadable from the CBOK Resource Exchange website. More than a dozen are planned for 2016.

Like many internal audit professionals, I have been intrigued by the CBOK reports produced to date and have found them to be a source of valuable insight into the state of the modern internal audit profession. However, I couldn't help but want to look at the raw data myself. With the help of IIA Research Foundation staff, I recently sat down to pore through a 255-page document containing the responses to the almost 100 questions in the CBOK practitioner survey. I was looking for valuable nuggets of information that would validate for me the progress the profession is making. There were plenty to be sure.

Read the full blog post from IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers.