Vegan Google Searches Increased by a Third in 2015 Compared to 2014


Further proof that veganism is rapidly growing in popularity, new data released by Google has found that searches involving the word “vegan” were up by 32% in 2015 compared to 2014.

According to Google, the top U.S. cities searching for “vegan” terms were Portland (OR), Seattle (WA), Los Angeles (CA), San Francisco (CA) and San Diego (CA).

Here are the top 10 vegan-related questions searched for in 2015:

  • What is a vegan?
  • What do vegans eat?
  • What is vegan leather?
  • Is honey vegan?
  • What is a vegan diet?
  • How to go vegan?
  • Is bread vegan?
  • What can vegans eat?
  • Is peanut butter vegan?
  • What is the difference between vegan and vegetarian?