Each State's Greatest Fear!


With Halloween coming up, Psych News Daily looked at what fears each state is searching for on the internet.

Overall, the most searched phobia in 2020 is the fear of people, "anthropophobia". It was the top searched fear in 11 states (including Alaska, Louisiana, Idaho, and New Mexico).

Some other fears include:

  • Wisconsin - Spiders
  • New York - Intimacy (man oh man, this hits home LOL)
  • Texas - The outside
  • South Carolina - Failure
  • California - Social media

See what your state's biggest fear is (according to Google searches) here!

(Thumbnail photo: Getty images)