Over the last two years, searches for local places without the qualifier "near me" have grown 150%, faster than comparable searches that do not include "near me."

Google Data, U.S. Jan. - June 2017

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of people say their phones reduce stress and/or anxiety in their lives.

December 2017 Google/Heart+Mind Strategies
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of people say smartphones help them feel more confident and prepared.

December 2017 Google/Heart+Mind Strategies
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of people say they’re more likely to revisit and/or share a mobile site if it is easy to use.

December 2017 Google/Heart+Mind Strategies
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of people say their smartphones help them to be more productive.

December 2017 Google/Heart+Mind Strategies

Over 50% of auto parts and service shoppers who use mobile search call the service provider directly from a search result.

2017 Google/Critical Mix

More than half of searches related to parts, services, and maintenance come from mobile.

August 2017 Google Internal Data