What are Ghanaians searching for on Google Web Search?


What are Ghanaians searching for on Google Web Search?

“Whoever controls the images of a people also controls the self esteem, self respect and self development of those people.” – Dr. Leonard Jeffries” (Pan-Africanist Historian)

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There aren’t enough industry reports, academic papers and data analyses on African psychology and buying patterns. The more we understand this, the more we can provide the right products and services to Africans on the continent. We’ll be reviewing Google Trends data in a different African country each week. This week, we continue with the Gold Coast, Ghana.

What are Ghanaians searching for on Google Web Search?

The following search terms have been based on the last 30 days, however, upon review, the top searches are quite consistent for each category for the past 12 months.

  • Arts & Entertainment: Top searches include: Kizz Daniel, Yul Edochie, Shatta Wale, Tekno, Doctor Strange, Johnny Depp, DJ Breezy, Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, Goojara.com (streaming site) and 365 Days film.
  • Autos & Vehicles: Apk, Toyota, Benz, Nissan, Kia, M Sport, BMW, Toyota Corolla, Range Rover, GPS, and Elantra are all top searches.
  • Beauty & Fitness: LV Perfume, Massage Therapy, Kids Hair Style for Girls, Henna Designs, Afro Kinky Hairstyles Pictures, Mino Wedding Secret for Stretch Marks, Barakat Perfume, Beauty New New, Pixie Cut Wig, Yoga Exercises, Mycolex Cream, and Castor Oil were all trending. In terms of the top searches, hairstyles is first. Other top searches include: Braids, Fashion, Makeup, StrongMan, Cornrow Styles, Braids Hairstyles, Yoga, IPL, Gym, Dior, Stretch Marks, Knotless Braids and Natural Hairstyles.
  • Books & Literature: Much ado about nothing (comedy by Shakespeare), Poems for Kids, The Lion and the Jewel (Wole Soyinka), Wattpad,  Macbeth and Plaigarism are all rising. Quotes, Life Quotes, Motivational Quotes, APA Referencing Style, To Die for Love, Literary Devices and All You Can Read are top searches.
  • Business & Industrial: Buffalo supermarket shooting, best practices in aquaculture, Def Jam Records, COTP Trading, Elon Musk Twitter, myjoyonline (news blog) are all rising. Epayslip, Tiktok, Marketing, GP, Phone Number Generator and Discard Generator.
  • Computers & Electronics: 590 mobile.com.gh (Lotto), Apple Coverage Check, infinix note 12 VIP, Xbox Series X, Red Panda VPN, Apple ID Login, Hoxx VPN, IUnlocker, Tuxler VPN app are all trending. Other top searches include: Waptrick (a website to download Games, Videos and more), Google, Word, Whatsapp, VPN, Laptop, Chrome, Computer, Apple, NSS Dashboard, Microsoft, BTC, DSTV, Camera and iCloud.
  • Finance: 1.5 million naira to Ghana cedis, 40,000 Dollars to Ghana Cedis, iBanking Stanbic Ghana, Boseafie Loans. COTP Trading, 260 Dollars to Ghana Cedis, Fidelity Internet Banking, 200,000 Naira in Cedis, Jiji Ghana, 1000 pounds to Ghana Cedis and Starlife assurance are all trending. Top searches are Naira to Ghana Cedis, Pounds to Cedis, Dollar to Cedis, Dollar Rate, Bank of Ghana and Ecobank.

  • Food and Drink: Kuami Eugene Takeaway, Marwako Restaurant, Gambo, Eleven 15 Restaurant, xxxx Gold Calories, Rice Pudding, Dragon Fruit, Quiche, Papaye Osu, Kozo Restaurant, 805 restaurant and Guinness Ghana are all trending. Top searches include Pizza, Cake, Tea, KFC, Coffee, Meat, Beans, Banana, Fruits, Eddy’s Pizza, Cloves, Lemon and Cheezy Pizza.
  • Games: 590 Lotto Result, Bliss Famly Entertainment, American Lottery Results, Sonic 3, XBox Series X, BetKing, SportyTrader Tips, NLA Winning Numbers For Today, 1960 Tips, Premier Bet Zone, FreeSuperTips, Monday Lotto Results Ghana, NLA Results Today and Spinbot are all trending. Top searches include: Betway, Lotto, Betway Login, Ghana Lotto, SportyBet and FIFA.
  • Health: Fluconazole uses, Monkeypox, Metastatic Carcinoma, Scleroderma, Mydriasis, Food Poisoning, Pericarditis, Kegel Exercise and Dyslexia Meaning. Top searches are Nursing, Medicine, Google Scholar, Cancer, Malaria, HIV, Kidney, Ulcer, Menstruation, Blood Pressure, Diabetes, Therapy, ECG, Typhoid, Hypertension, Coronavirus, Gonorrhea, Antibiotics, Syphilis, Nursing Training Forms and Nutrition.
    all trending. Top searches include: Drugs, HIV, Cancer, Ulcer, Malaria, Heart, Back, Liver, Kidney, Menstruation, Diabetes, Typhoid, Hepatitis, Postinor (Emergency Contraception) and Yeast Infection.
  • Law & Government: Supreme court ruling on e levy, Goodluck Jonathan, Togo President and Zubby Michael are all rising.
  • Online Communities: Piratebay.org, Gettempmail, SportyBet Gh, Facebook, School Login, UCC Student Portal, Torrentz2, Badoo, Match Dating Site and Free Dating Sites are all rising. Facebook is the top search. Followed by Twitter, Dating, Jiji, Instagram, Youtube, Google Translate, LinkedIn, and Whatsapp.
  • People & Societies: Amerado, Burna Boy, Leo Mezie, Osei Tutu, Amber Heard, Giannis Antetokounmpo are all rising.
  • Pets & Animals: Dog, Cat, Fish, Lion, Snake, Tiger, Bull, Anaconda, Pony Videos, German Shepherd, Alligator, Rottweiler, Catfish, Boerboel, Poodle, Peacock, Octopus and Crocodile are top searches.
  • Property: Honeysuckle Labone (restaurant), Kata Lounge, Sojourn Cabins and Ridge Condos are all rising.
  • Shopping: Richard Mille watches, Kente Styles with Laces, Bang and Olufsen, are all rising. Top searches include: Dress, Netflix, Flowers, Shoes, Amazon, DSTV, Play Store, Rose, African Wear, Sneakers, Nike, Gold, Whatsapp, Jordan and Rose Flower.
  • Sports: Top search is Livescore. Followed by others such as: Chelsea, EPL, Madrid, Real Madrid, Liverpool, Man City, Premier League, Champions League, Football, Sports, Man United, Barcelona, Arsenal, La Liga and Ghana Premier League.
  • Travel: South African Airways, Passion Air, United Airlines and Skyscanner are trending.