Revealed: Pest Control Trends in Dubai

Pest Control Trends in Dubai

ServiceMarket, the UAE’s leading online marketplace for pest control services, recently conducted a study of Dubai pest control requests. ServiceMarket allows customers to get quotes from pest control companies in Dubai or instantly book a pest control service online. More than 1,600 pest control requests made by Dubai residents were analyzed to figure out which areas sought Dubai pest control services most frequently and what types of pests have become most prevalent. The results reveal a number of interesting statistics about pests in Dubai!

Pest Control Trends in Dubai - Infographic

Which areas have the most pest control requests?

Ever wonder whether you are living in one of the residential areas with the highest number of requests for pest control services? Check out the following list of the top 10 areas with the highest number of pest control requests to find out: Β Β 

  1. JLT
  2. Jumeirah Village
  3. Al Barsha
  4. Dubailand
  5. Deira
  6. Dubai Marina
  7. Bur Dubai
  8. Silicon Oasis
  9. Al Nahda
  10. The Springs / Meadows

ServiceMarket uncovered that JLT, Jumeirah Village and Al Barsha had the highest number of requests for pest control services on their website, closely followed by Dubailand and Deira.

Which areas have the most …?

Wondering which areas are affected the most by a specific type of pest? Here are the top three areas for each main type of pest control request in Dubai. Keep in mind that the data is based on residential pest control requests on ServiceMarket, and therefore the data might not be a representative sample.


  • JLT
  • Deira
  • Silicon Oasis

Bed bugs:

  • Bur Dubai
  • Dubai Marina
  • Al Barsha


  • The Springs / Meadows
  • Dubailand
  • Jumeirah Village


  • Mirdif
  • Dubailand
  • Dubai Marina


  • Al Safa / Jumeirah
  • Al Barsha
  • Arabian Ranches

The 3 most common pests in Dubai are…

There are some pests that are much more common than others in Dubai. Out of all pest control service requests: Β 

  1. 41% were for cockroaches
  2. 17% were for bedbugs
  3. 9% were for ants

If you have a pest infestation, then the easiest and surest way to get rid of it is to hire a licensed company that specializes in pest control in Dubai. You can use ServiceMarket to get quotes from multiple Dubai pest control companies, or instantly book a pest control service online. All pest control services booked through ServiceMarket come with a 3 month warranty. You can even read reviews on pest control companies before selecting a pest control company in Dubai.

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