As the world faced numerous challenges in 2022, including international conflicts, devastating natural disasters, and global public health crises, Australians looked to their trusty search engine Google for answers. Unsurprisingly, the nation’s most popular searches revealed not only their curiosities but also a love for some things we didn’t expect.
The nation grappled with world conflict, natural disasters and terrifying public health concerns throughout the year, and the same results were found across the globe.
Here are the results of some of the global top trends in 2022 according to Google.
Trending Searches: What was hot in 2022? The “trending” queries are the searches that had the highest spike in traffic over a sustained period in 2022 as compared to 2021.