Every Country's Favorite Netflix Original, Mapped
No matter where in the world you are, the appeal of an all-night binge-watching session is universal. But exactly what you're watching may differ depending on where you live. To see the most popular Netflix content by country, check out the map below.
The insurance brand Budget Direct put together this map of the top Netflix originals around the world by analyzing international Google search data from the past 12 months. The findings include both movies and television series, with the only criteria being that they were produced by Netflix.
The throwback thriller Stranger Things is the winning title by far, topping search results in 81 countries, including the United States, China, and Brazil. It's followed by the Spanish drama series La Casa de Papel, which is the favorite of the Netherlands, Peru, Egypt, and 62 other countries. Behind those two clear winners, The Witcher claims the third slot with 30 countries. You can view the full map below.
If you're overwhelmed by the offerings in Netflix's library, seeing what's popular in other countries is one way to find something new to watch. Another trick to narrow down your options even further is to explore popular titles in a specific genre. Just in time for spooky season, here are the most popular scary Netflix series in each state.