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Keyword overview (keyword_info)

keyword_info — method provides you with the keyword overview showing its volume, CPC and level of competition.

Metrics Description 
result Encapsulates the answer
total Number of keywords for which the domain ranks in top-100
keyword Specified keyword
cost Cost per click, $

 Evaluation of the level of competition for a key phrase for promotion in the TOP-10. Gradation of difficulty is calculated from 0 to 100, where:
0-20 easy;
21-40 - medium;
41-60 - difficult;
61-100 - very difficult.


Keyword competition in PPC (0-100)

found_results The number of results found for ""keyword""
region_queries_count Search volume in selected search engine database
region_queries_count_wide Search volume (broad match)
geo_names List of toponyms in the array (if toponyms are present in the keywords)
social_domains Social domains (Facebook, Youtube,etc.) which rank for a keyword in top-10
right_spelling Proposed correction for a keyword with a spelling error
keyword_length Number of words divided by space in a keyword
lang Language
keyword_id Keyword ID in our database
status_msg Response "OK" or "Error" report on a successful or unsuccessful request
status_code Response code "200" — successful request. 
Errors occur when limits are exceeded (number of simultaneous requests or account limits)
left_lines Number of remaining API queries

We charge 1  API limit per query.

Example PHP Python
Request data:
Response data:



// This example works on serpstat-sdk only

require_once __DIR__ . '/../vendor/autoload.php';
// configure your application
$config = [
    'token' => '19666fc1ae1724da1d5ea2f3a99d5f5a',
$keyword = 'keyword';
// init client with your serpstat api token
$apiClient = new \Serpstat\Sdk\Core\ApiGuzzleHttpClient($config['token']);
// create instance of any api method class
// list of methods classes in folder src\Methods
$apiMethod = new \Serpstat\Sdk\Methods\KeywordInfoMethod(
try {
    // try call api method
    $response = $apiClient->call($apiMethod);
} catch (\Exception $e) {
    // catch api error
    $response = $e->getMessage();

import codecs
import json
import pprint
import urllib.request as urlrequest
from urllib.parse import urlencode

host = ''

method = 'keyword_info'
params = {
    'query': 'buy%20laptop',  # string for get info
    'se': 'g_us',  # string search engine
    'token': 'ijmiom4f5m34905g03um8342dm04923lre3w',  # string personal token

api_url = "{host}/{method}?{params}".format(

    json_data = urlrequest.urlopen(api_url).read()
except Exception as e0:
    print("API request error: {error}".format(error=e0))

data = json.loads(json_data)

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