Voice Search Stats
Be found where your customers are looking
Voice search continues to grow in popularity Globally as voice assistants such as Siri, Alexa and Cortana become popular in-home devices.
We have been searching the web for both local and global stats that we think are important in considering optimising for voice.
See our top 15 voice search stats below:
57% of Australians use Voice Search (B&T)
20% of mobile queries are voice searches (Search Engine Land)
6% to 20% of queries that get asked every day have never been asked before (Readwrite)
Google claims its voice recognition accuracy is now at 92% (2017, Campaign)
Active users of the Google Assistant grew 4X over the past year.
Voice shopping is estimated to hit $40+ billion by 2022.
Just 25 keywords trigger 20% of voice searches.
Over 60% of car buyers have used voice assistant as a factor in car purchase decisions.
Globally there are 45 million daily active users of voice assistants.
65% of people who own an Amazon Echo or Google Home can’t imagine going back to the days before they had a smart speaker.
Voice is now the second choice for mobile search behind using the mobile browser.
71% of US consumers prefer to conduct queries by voice instead of typing.
Mobile voice-related searches are 3X more likely to be local-based than text-related searches.
41% of people who own a voice-activated speaker say it feels like talking to a friend or another person.
More than 5.7 million Australians now own a smart speaker, that is just under a quarter of Australia’s entire population
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