22 days ago, Bitcoin.com News wrote about a trend study by Coin Insider combing through Google Trends data in the United States. According to the report, Dogecoin was the most googled cryptocurrency in the country. Another study – published by askgamblers.com – covered similar data but focused on Google searches in the UK and Europe. According to the report, while Bitcoin is the most popular crypto asset in Europe, examining the trends shows that the meme token Shiba Inu is the most popular in the United Kingdom.

Trend study highlights the most popular crypto assets in Europe and the UK – Bitcoin reigns in Europe while Shiba Inu conquers the UK

This week, a report was sent by Bitcoin.com News askgamblers.com analyzing last year’s Google Trends (GT) data to find out what are the most popular crypto assets in the UK and Europe. According to the results, Bitcoin (BTC) is the most popular digital currency in Europe as it was the most searched crypto in 21 countries. BTC outperformed its peers in askgamblers.com’s study as the leading crypto asset is calling the shots in countries like Germany, Finland, Norway, Poland, Romania and Belgium.

Google Trends study shows SHIB is the most popular crypto in the UK
Askgamblers.com map of the most googled cryptocurrencies in each European country.

While Bitcoin (BTC) has been the top cryptocurrency across Europe, Shiba Inu (SHIB) is the most popular cryptocurrency in the UK, according to the researcher’s aggregated Google searches. The meme token SHIB has seen a significant surge in popularity over the past 12 months. The results of the study show that SHIB commands six different countries and the United Kingdom. In fact, SHIB is huge in Russia, France, Spain, Ukraine, Italy, Hungary and Switzerland in terms of GT searches.

Additionally, Ethereum (ETH) was the third most popular in the study, attracting interest from Sweden, Czech Republic, Latvia and Slovenia. Then cardano (ADA) ranked fourth in terms of GT search data as Andorra, Netherlands and Bulgaria showed great interest in ADA. As Dogecoin (DOGE) is the most popular in the US, it is the 5th in Europe as the meme crypto is popular in Albania and Greece.

“With 38 million crypto users in Europe and thousands of cryptocurrencies on the market to choose from, it’s fascinating to see which ones people are most interested in investing in,” a spokesman for askgamblers.com told the newsdesk of Bitcoin.com. “Although bitcoin is the most popular overall, interest in Shiba Inu has grown to outpace bitcoin in key countries like Russia and the UK.”

In the US research study published by Coin Insider, Shiba Inu (SHIB) only captured seven states across the country. Dogecoin was named a leader in this study as DOGE was the most popular in 23 states in the US in terms of GT searches. SHIB’s popularity in the US has been ranked as the fourth most popular crypto in the country, according to the data in this particular report.

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What are your thoughts on the popularity of Bitcoin in Europe and the interest of Shiba Inu in the UK? Let us know what you think about this research study in the comments section below.

Jamie Redman

Jamie Redman is the news director at Bitcoin.com News and a Florida-based financial technology journalist. Redman has been an active member of the cryptocurrency community since 2011. He has a passion for bitcoin, open source code and decentralized applications. Since September 2015, Redman has written more than 5,000 articles for Bitcoin.com News about today’s emerging disruptive protocols.

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