Only 11 Percent Of Searchers Use One Word Queries published a report detailing that only 11.4 percent of searchers use one-word queries, two-word queries 28.9% leads the bunch, followed by three-word queries at 27.85%, four-word queries with 17.1%, five-word with 8.25% and six-word queries with 3.7%. The report also breaks down number of queries used by country; Canadians are more likely to search with four-word queries, Germans use two-word queries 40% of the time and then 28% use one-word queries. OneStat’s research was “based on a sample of 2 million visitors divided into 20,000 visitors of 100 countries each day.” More details at

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