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In time for Halloween, Nevada's most searched phobia

Posted at 2:12 PM, Oct 10, 2019

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Halloween is right around the corner and one blog, Your Local Security, recently came out with each state's most-searched phobias.

What are you afraid of? Is it spiders or clowns or needles?

In Nevada, the most searched fear is acrophobia or the fear of heights.

Fear of holes, or trypophobia, had the highest search volume of any term analyzed, taking first place as this year’s most popular phobia. It was the top searched fear in 12 states.

Our neighbors in Utah have been searching most about the fear of clowns or Coulrophobia.

The complete list of each's states most search for phobias can be found online.