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21 Jan 2021 13:00

The Global L-Plates Index

Written by Compare the Market

We examined the costs of taking both your practical and theory tests around the world to see how the fees stack up.

21 Jan 2021 11:59

2021 Fuel Affordability Index

Written by Compare the Market

We’ve estimated the cost to fill a 42L tank of petrol in 37 countries around the world and calculated how that works out as a percentage of the average monthly wage.

19 Jan 2021 13:55

BMW overtaken by Toyota as most searched car brand for 2020

Written by Phillip Portman

Which car brands were the most searched in 2020, and how do international searches differ from your country? Read on to find out.

19 Jan 2021 10:00

The popularity of fitness trends around the world

Written by Eliza Buglar

A look through the online search volumes and trends data for fitness classes to see how the popularity of fitness trends have changed throughout the years.

13 Jan 2021 09:31

The leading online retail websites in the world by revenue

Written by Matthew Keogh

Have you ever wondered who are the world leaders of online retail? We break down the top ten and give further insights into global e-commerce.

12 Jan 2021 13:57

Five Minutes of Eiffel Tower Power

Written by Kenneth Young

Find out how much power it takes to illuminate the Eiffel Tower lights and what could be powered from that energy instead. Our list includes mobile phones, televisions, electronic scooters, plus more!

16 Dec 2020 12:46

The global console wars

Written by James McCay

For decades gaming consoles have been competing for domination. We explore the popularity of Xbox, PlayStation and Nintendo, focusing on online activity.

16 Dec 2020 10:37

The world’s most searched pets

Written by Eliza Buglar

What pets are people around the world Googling the most? Does it come down to dogs versus cats, or are other types of pets also vying for the top spot?

15 Dec 2020 11:37

Gym membership prices: Weighing it up on a global scale

Written by Matthew Keogh

Who pays the most money for a gym membership? Is it Japan or Israel? Perhaps it's Germany or Indonesia. Read on to discover how your country compares.

30 Nov 2020 15:19

The World’s Healthiest Countries

Written by Compare the Market

We looked at which countries are the healthiest by comparing a number of factors, such as vaccination rates, life expectancy, and risky habits (e.g. smoking and drinking alcohol).