On Wednesday, 11 December 2019, Google released the results of its 2019 Year in Search, providing a unique insight into the years major moments and top trends based on searches conducted in South Africa.Search trends information is gleaned from data collated by Google based on what South Africans have been searching for and asking Google this year. Google processes more than 40 000 search queries every second. This translates to more than a billion searches per day and 1.2 trillion searches per year worldwide.This years trending searches show South Africans' keen interest in the world and people around them. Pop culture, sports and politics captured the nation's attention. Nine of the 10 top trending search terms were for local people, news and events. The top questions list reflects this stronglywith eight of the top ten questions related to local happenings.From the Rugby World Cup to load shedding, elections and James Small, South Africans use search to find out about the things that really matter to them. Heres a closer look at South Africas Year in Search:Top trending questionsWhy were cornflakes invented'What time is the rugby world cup final'How many votes for a seat in parliamentHow did Cameron Boyce die'How long is a rugby match'What is Bosasa'What time do voting stations open'Who won the election in South Africa'What is media'What is teenage pregnancy'Top trending questions of the decadeHow to make slime'Why were cornflakes invented'How to get rid of belly fat'How to lose weight in 3 days'Where am I'How many weeks in a year'How to create an email'How to grow hair fast'What is depression'How to draw eyebrows'Top ten trending searchesLoad sheddingElection resultsThanosIECFiona ViottiBlack Friday SpecialsGavin WatsonMark BatchelorTeacher's DayHorskoel DriehoekTop trending searches of the decadeLoad sheddingUzaloMeghan MarkleZodwa WabantuBaby SharkCardi BGame of ThronesThanosNicki MinajAmapianoTop 'near me' searchesJob openings near meParks near meRestaurant near meMcDonalds near meHotels near meHair Salon near meVoting Station near mePetrol station near meMakro near meWoolworths near meTop trending South African personalitiesNeyi ZimuJames SmallXolani GwalaChester WilliamsAndile GumbeSiya KolisiDavid KekanaFaf De KlerkPeggy Sue KhumaloRobert MarawaTop trending sports searchesRugby World CupCricket World CupIndia vs South AfricaKaizer Chiefs vs Orlando PiratesAfconBafana BafanaCricket live scoresProteasPSL StandingsStellenbosch vs Kaizer ChiefsTop trending movies searchesAvengers EndgameCaptain MarvelWhen They See UsAquamanLion KingJohn Wick 3JokerHustlersBirdboxA Star is BornTop trending music personalitiesJohnny CleggThami ShobedeNipsey HussleMampintshaOliver MtukudziNichumeNdlovu Youth ChoirBabes WodumoPitch Black AfroKabza de SmallEdited by Jenna DelportFollowJenna Delporton TwitterFollowIT News Africaon Twitter Click here to read full news..