10 Interesting Coronavirus Stats

The world is being inundated with two coronavirus stats, “confirmed cases” and “deaths”.  Here are a few interesting coronvirus stats from Google Trends & Google Keyword Planner.

1. Coronavirus was searched 899,326,170 times in March 2020.

Coronavirus Search Count

2. During the coronavirus crisis the west coast is more concerned about wiping their butts, the east coast is more concerned about sanitizing their hands.  

Coronavirus Hand Sanitizer vs. Toilet Paper

3. Is Staples a secret hiding place of toilet paper during the coronavirus toilet paper shortage crisis?

Coronavirus Staples Toilet Paper 

4. Does weed kill the coronavirus? One of the most frequently asked cannabis questions.

Does Weed Kill The Coronavirus?

5. How to make hand sanitizer with vodka was searched 33,100 times in March.

Coronavirus Vodka

Homemade Hand Sanitizer with Vodka

6. What is the fastest rising “Why” question? Answer: “Why is toilet paper important”. WTF?

Coronavirus Why is Toilet Paper Important

7. Hand sanitizer overkill. We found 8,100 searches for “5 gallon hand sanitizer” in March. 

Coronavirus 5 Gallon Hand Sanitizer

8. Tom Hanks contracting coronavirus has significantly helped his movies.  Searches have doubled for the movies he stars in like “Forrest Gump”, “Castaway” and “Sleepless in Seattle”.

Coronavirus Stats Tom Hanks Movies

9. How to cope with the coronavirus crisis? Alcohol.  Alcohol searches have tripled from approximately 1 millon to almost 3 millon. 

Coronavirus Alcohol Stats

10. There are 6 countries in the world that search “pornhub” more frequently than “coronavirus”: Thailand, Japan, Laos, South Korea, Philippines and Syria.

Coronavirus Pornhub