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16 Dec 2023

Egg Prices Spike, Top U.S. Search Query on Google

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In every state, [Americans questioned](https://www.axios.com/2023/12/14/inflation-egg-prices-expensive-2023) why egg prices soared, with eggs peaking at $4.82 in January 2023. The egg crisis symbolized pervasive inflation concerns but also highlighted how prices steadily declined thereafter. This unified inquiry was unprecedented in comparison to a decade ago when [23 items](https://www.axios.com/2023/12/14/college-costs-google-searches) like gas and pistachios were top searches.