Wednesday, June 7, 2017

"Climate Change" Google Trends

Hi everyone--

I was doing a lot of 'trend' checking for the final paper and came across a result I thought might be of interest.  This is the world-wide trend of searches for the term "climate change" since 2004.  No doubt the MAJOR spike at the end of the graph had to do with the US pulling out of the Paris Agreements.

Maybe it's a small ray of hope that more people are really trying to get educated about the issues?

Well, as a point of comparison, here's the same trend in the U.S. vs. searches for "Yelp."

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