According to recent 2020 Google Search and Google Trends Search data for the world ‘Bitcoin,’ Nigeria is once again leading by a huge margin in the number of people searching for the leading cryptocurrency.
Interestingly, among the top 5 destinations, Africa accounts for 3 out of the total.
Breaking down the stats, the top 10 countries are as follows:
A breakdown of the top cities with most searches is as follows:
Paxful said it added over 800,000 wallets in the past 12 months with the majority of the 15 million trades growth coming from African countries – Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya. The company’s growth on a continent where other big global exchanges have failed lies in servicing the Nigerian remittance market underpinned by gift cards.