The household insecticide market was valued at US$12.542 billion in 2018 and is projected to expand at a CAGR of 5.47% over the forecast period to reach US$17.264 billion by 2024. Household Insecticides are the chemicals used to kill or remove insects from houses. The products include insect sprays, mosquito coils, slow-release vaporizing systems such as mat and liquid vaporizer, baits to kill roaches, ants, and more. Rising concerns about the risks associated with vector-borne diseases are expected to fuel the growth of the household insecticides market. Governments in several nations have taken up initiatives encouraging the use of household insecticides for protection against diseases. Advancement in insecticide-release technology such as sprays, gels, and aerosols is also a driver for market growth. Adverse effect on human health due to overexposure to insecticides is a restraint for market growth. Insects develop resistance against the insecticides on prolonged exposure which is expected to be a hurdle for market growth. By form cream & gel segment is expected to have significant growth due to the ease of usage. Based on insect type, the mosquito segment is expected to have a significant market share due to the rise in cases of diseases caused due to mosquito bites. The Asia Pacific region is expected to have significant market growth due to increased threats from vector-borne diseases.
Increase in incidence of vector-borne diseases
Government initiatives promoting the use of insecticides in households
Advancement in insecticides release technologies
Adverse effect on human health due to overexposure
Increase in resistance of vectors to insecticides
In April 2019, a new insecticide developed by Sumitomo chemical and IVCC moved into the next evaluation phase
Household Insecticides Market Scope:
| Market size value in 2018
|| US$12.542 billion
| Market size value in 2024
|| US$17.264 billion
| Growth Rate
|| CAGR of 5.47% from 2018 to 2024
| Base year
| Forecast period
| Forecast Unit (Value)
|| USD Billion
| Segments covered
|| Product form, Insect Type, Type, And Geography
| Regions covered
|| North America, South America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific
| Companies covered
|| Amplecta AB, BASF SE, Bayer AG, Godrej Consumer Products ltd., SC Johnson, Spectrum Brands, Sumitomo Chemical, Reckitt Benckiser, Zapi S.p.A
| Customization scope
|| Free report customization with purchase
The household insecticides market has been analyzed through the following segments:
By Product form
Cream & Gel
By Insect Type
Mosquitoes & Flies
Bedbugs & Beetles
Middle East and Africa
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q1. What will be the household insecticide market size by 2024?
A1. The household insecticide market projected to reach a total market size of US$17.264 billion by 2024.
Q2. What are the growth prospects for household insecticide market?
A2. The household insecticide market projected to expand at a CAGR of 5.47% over the forecast period.
Q3. What is the size of global household insecticide market?
A3. Household Insecticide market was valued at US$12.542 billion in 2018.
Q4. Which region holds the largest market share in the household insecticide market?
A4. The Asia Pacific region is expected to have a significant market growth due to the increased threat from vector-borne diseases.
Q5. What factors are anticipated to drive the household insecticide market growth?
A5. Rising concerns about the risks associated with vector-borne diseases is expected to fuel the growth of household insecticides market.