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“Personalized” or “Personalised”


Personalized and personalised are both English terms.


Personalized is predominantly used in 🇺🇸 American (US) English (en-US) while personalised is predominantly used in 🇬🇧 British English (used in UK/AU/NZ) (en-GB).

In terms of actual appearance and usage, here's a breakdown by country, with usage level out of 100 (if available) 👇:

Term US UK India Philippines Canada Australia Liberia Ireland New Zealand Jamaica Trinidad & Tobago Guyana
personalized 95 6 51 89 90 9 0 10 13 72 66 65
personalised 5 94 49 11 10 91 0 90 87 28 34 35

  • In the United States, there is a preference for "personalized" over "personalised" (95 to 5).
  • In the United Kingdom, there is a 94 to 6 preference for "personalised" over "personalized".
  • In India, there is a preference for "personalized" over "personalised" (51 to 49).
  • In the Philippines, there is a preference for "personalized" over "personalised" (89 to 11).
  • In Canada, there is a preference for "personalized" over "personalised" (90 to 10).
  • In Australia, there is a 91 to 9 preference for "personalised" over "personalized".
  • In Liberia, there is not enough data to determine a preference between "personalized" and "personalised".
  • In Ireland, there is a 90 to 10 preference for "personalised" over "personalized".
  • In New Zealand, there is a 87 to 13 preference for "personalised" over "personalized".
  • In Jamaica, there is a preference for "personalized" over "personalised" (72 to 28).
  • In Trinidad & Tobago, there is a preference for "personalized" over "personalised" (66 to 34).
  • In Guyana, there is a preference for "personalized" over "personalised" (65 to 35).

Below, we provide some examples of when to use personalized or personalised with sample sentences.


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Examples in Context

Examples of “personalized”

  • Personalized workspaces – to gather all
  • advertisements in Seventeen magazine for personalized purses and belts.
  • a digital reservation system, and personalized experiences—such as summoning characters for
  • Personalized health coaching by phone
  • Dr. Comite's focus is on personalized treatment paths based on customized
  • dubbed "Summit Learning," is a personalized, project-based learning (PBL) curriculum that
  • or save it as a personalized mini-film.. Globally, 1.5 billion elves
  • Santana and raps about his personalized brand of sparkling white wine.
  • it pertains to municipal elections (personalized proportional representation), the percentages given
  • and Worklife, Pricing Decision Support, Personalized Health Communications, Chronic Care Management,

Examples of “personalised”

  • risk may be taken up, personalised and translated into personal safety
  • article Pharmacogenomics: The Promise of Personalised Medicine, “therapy with the right
  • Home screens can be personalised with home screen widgets and
  • In July 2011, personalised card company Moonpig was acquired,
  • restructured to accommodate the changes personalised medicine will bring to healthcare.
  • an artist was a highly personalised, naturalistic style, intimate and affective
  • created and officially registered a personalised brand name of 'Force Multipliers',
  • adequate information required to develop personalised antimicrobial treatments, in order to
  • maximise player lifetime value and personalised bonusing systems.
  • renamed it to the more personalised Laudervale, carrying out in the

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