Searches to ‘chatbot’ around the world in 2019

Chatbots become more popular every day. More and more businesses are using them and many people think one day every business will have a chatbot.

But, how popular are chatbots really? Like, what are the actual numbers?

To figure this out, I looked at how many times the word ‘chatbot’ is Googled in 2019. There is a total of 189 countries I could get data from (e.g. no China) to look for trends.

The results are shown in the following world-map (there is also a higher-resolution version):

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In total, if you combine all searches all over the world, the word ‘chatbot’ is searched 194.010 times each month.

This means that there are about 2.328.120 searches each year.

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The top 5 countries

As expected, the United States is the big winner. Every month, the word ‘chatbot’ is searched 36.000 times in the United States.

Runner-ups are India with 20.000 searches, France with 13.000 searches, Brazil with 10.000 searches and the United Kingdom with 7.700 searches per month.

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52 countries with no interest in chatbots

We divided the countries according to searches to ‘chatbot’ in 7 groups:

  • 0 searches
  • 1-500 searches
  • 501-1000 searches
  • 1001-5000 searches
  • 5001-10.000 searches
  • 10.001-20.000 searches
  • 20.000+ searches

What the data shows, is that 50 countries have no interest in chatbots (did not search for it).

Also, there are 85 countries where only 1-500 searches were done to the word ‘chatbot’.

This means that there are still a lot of countries that don’t have a lot of interest in chatbots (yet).

Searches per month Count
0 52 countries
1-500 85 countries
501-1000 16 countries
1001-5000 28 countries
5001-10.000 5 countries
10.001-20.000 2 countries
20.000+ 1 country

Searches per country

The following table will show you the total searches per country:

CountrySearches per month
United States36000
India20000
France13000
Brazil10000
United Kingdom7700
Viet Nam7500
Germany7400
Italy5600
Taiwan, Province of China4600
Canada4500
Indonesia4500
Spain4100
Japan3600
Australia3500
Mexico3100
Thailand3100
South Korea3000
Hong Kong3000
Malaysia2400
Netherlands2400
Turkey2300
Poland2100
Philippines1900
Singapore1800
Switzerland1600
Hungary1500
Austria1300
Belgium1300
Colombia1300
Sweden1300
Denmark1200
North Korea1200
Morocco1200
Peru1200
Argentina1100
Egypt1100
Pakistan1000
Russia1000
Tunisia1000
Czech Republic930
United Arab Emirates800
Chile700
Israel700
Norway700
Saudi Arabia700
South Africa700
Finland600
New Zealand600
Nigeria600
Portugal600
Romania600
Ukraine600
Bangladesh500
Algeria450
Greece450
Ireland450
Ecuador400
Bulgaria350
Kenya350
Sri Lanka350
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of350
Croatia300
Mongolia300
Slovakia300
Costa Rica250
Jordan250
Serbia250
Cote D'Ivoire200
Iraq200
Lebanon200
Lithuania200
Bolivia, Plurinational State of150
Bosnia and Herzegovina150
Dominican Republic150
Georgia150
Ghana150
Guatemala150
Slovenia150
Uruguay150
Cameroon100
Estonia100
Latvia100
Libya100
Luxembourg100
Madagascar100
Nepal100
Senegal100
Armenia90
Belarus90
El Salvador90
Mauritius90
Palestine, State of90
Kuwait80
Panama80
Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of70
Nicaragua70
Paraguay70
Albania60
Kazakhstan60
Moldova, Republic of60
Cambodia50
Malta50
Cyprus40
Jamaica40
Oman40
Ethiopia30
Guadeloupe30
Honduras30
Tanzania, United Republic of30
Trinidad and Tobago30
Cape Verde20
Puerto Rico20
Qatar20
Zimbabwe20
Andorra10
Angola10
Azerbaijan10
Bahrain10
Benin10
Botswana10
Brunei Darussalam10
Burkina Faso10
Congo10
Congo, the Democratic Republic of the10
Djibouti10
Gabon10
Guinea10
Haiti10
Iceland10
Kyrgyzstan10
Lao People's Democratic Republic10
Malawi10
Montenegro10
Mozambique10
Namibia10
Rwanda10
Zambia10
Afghanistan0
American Samoa0
Anguilla0
Antigua and Barbuda0
Bahamas0
Belize0
Bhutan0
Burundi0
Central African Republic0
Chad0
Cook Islands0
Dominica0
Fiji0
Gambia0
Greenland0
Guernsey0
Jersey0
Kiribati0
Lesotho0
Liechtenstein0
Maldives0
Mali0
Micronesia, Federated States of0
Montserrat0
Myanmar0
Nauru0
Niger0
Niue0
Papua New Guinea0
Pitcairn0
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha0
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines0
Samoa0
San Marino0
Sao Tome and Principe0
Seychelles0
Sierra Leone0
Solomon Islands0
Somalia0
Suriname0
Tajikistan0
Timor-Leste0
Togo0
Tonga0
Turkmenistan0
Uganda0
Uzbekistan0
Vanuatu0
Virgin Islands, British0
Virgin Islands, U.S.0
Tokelau0
Gibraltar0
Total194010

Where do you live?

Now a question for you: Where do you live?

And do you think the searches in your country reflect the popularity of chatbots?

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Note: If you want the actual data, you can find a CSV file here. For the grouped data, we have another CSV file.

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