These Were The Top Searched Topics On Google In 2021

What was your best 2021 moment?


The year 2022 is finally upon us, and we cannot deny that the last two years were a wild ride for the world. With nations imposing lockdowns due to the two COVID-19 waves that broke people mentally and financially, we still found ways to stay strong and cheer up others.

To help look back on how we stood with each other and influenced people, Google now has something called “Year in Search,” which reveals the questions and moments we asked and shared on the internet. Here are some of the most searched terms in 2021.

Top 10 Global Searches

  1. Australia Vs India
  2. India Vs England
  3. IPL
  4. NBA
  5. Euro 2021
  6. Copa America
  7. India Vs New Zealand
  8. T20 World Cup
  9. Squid Game
  10. DMX

Top News Searches

  1. Afghanistan
  2. AMC Stock
  3. COVID Vaccine
  4. Dogecoin
  5. GME Stick
  6. Stimulus Check
  7. Georgia Senate Race
  8. Hurricane Ida
  9. COVID
  10. Ethereum Price

Top Searches For Actors

  1. Alec Baldwin
  2. Pete Davidson
  3. Aryan Khan
  4. Gina Carano
  5. Armie Hammer
  6. Carmen Salinas
  7. Shehnaaz Gill
  8. Elliot Page
  9. Dave Chappelle
  10. Brenda Song

Top Searches For Athletes

  1. Christian Eriksen
  2. Tiger Woods
  3. Simone Biles
  4. Emma Raducanu
  5. Henry Ruggs III
  6. Neerah Chopra
  7. Shohei Ohtani
  8. Odell Beckham Jr.
  9. Rafael Nadal
  10. Tyson Fury

Top Searches For Foods

  1. Birra Tacos
  2. Nasi Goreng
  3. Feta Pasta
  4. Charcuterie Board
  5. Shogayaki
  6. Potato Soup
  7. Teriyaki Amberjack
  8. Tonjiru
  9. Baked Oats
  10. Overnight Oats

Top Searches For Games

  1. PopCat
  2. FIFA 22
  3. Battlefield 2042
  4. Monster Hunter Rise
  5. Resident Evil Village
  6. Genshin Impact
  7. Call of Duty: Vanguard
  8. Far Cry 6
  9. Madden NFL 22
  10. Metroid Dread

Top Searches For Movies

  1. Eternals
  2. Black Widow
  3. Dune
  4. Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
  5. Red Notice
  6. Mortal Kombat
  7. Cruella
  8. Halloween Kills
  9. Godzilla Vs. Kong
  10. Army of the Dead

Top TV Shows

  1. Squid Game
  2. Bridgerton
  3. WandaVision
  4. Cobra Kai
  5. Loki

List Of Words That Were Searched More Than Ever Before

  • doomscrolling
  • affirmations
  • sea shanties
  • mittens
  • vaccination volunteer
  • how to start a business
  • power outage
  • soulmate
  • how to help texas
  • how to conserve
  • daft punk
  • impact of climate
  • suez canal
  • sustainability
  • miss universe mexico winners
  • body positivity
  • pride events near me
  • where can I travel
  • gold medal (in India)
  • how to help afghanistan
  • honeycomd toffee and red light green light (Squid Game)

What did you search for the most this year? Let us know in the comments section below. Check out the official “Year in Search 2021” website if you want to know more about what else people searched for this year.

Abubakar Mohammed

Abubakar Mohammed

Abubakar is a Linux and Tech Writer. Hailing from a Computer Science background, the start of his love for Tech dates back to 2011, when he was gifted a Dell Inspiron 5100. When he's not covering Tech, you'll find him binge-watching anime and Tech content on YouTube or hunting heads in competitive FPS games. You can also find his work on Android Police and How-To Geek.
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