Middle East & Africa Pet Insurance Market Outlook, 2027

Middle East & Africa Pet Insurance Market Size, Share, Trend & Market Analysis By Type, By Distribution Channel, By End User, Competition Forecast & Opportunities.

Featured Companies

  • 1. Nationalwide
  • 2. PETFIRST pet insurance
  • 3. Oriental Insurance
  • 4. Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co.Ltd
  • More...

Pet insurance is a policy of specialized property and casualty insurance that pet owners purchase to cover unforeseen costs such as veterinarian care, surgical procedures, and injury. Accidents and prescription pet medications are two of the most common causes of pet death. Owners of pets can benefit from pet insurance in a variety of ways. Some insurance cover congenital, hereditary, and chronic illnesses such as cancer, as well as the costs associated with them. CAT scanning, ultrasound imaging, and veterinarian examination costs are all methods of identifying the same. Prescription medication, MRI testing, and non-routine dental therapy are all examples of veterinarian. Some pets, on the other hand require regular tooth cleaning, infection, and flea prevention which is often not covered by insurance policies. The report titled, “ Middle East & Africa Pet Insurance Market Outlook, 2027”, by Bonafide Research categorizes the market to forecast the revenues and analyze the trends in each of the following segments: based animal type (Cat, Dog & others), by insurance type (Accidental and Illness & Accident only endorsement) by end-user (Agency, Broker, Bancassurance, Direct writing) based on countries & major companies. The region can be better termed as the lowest contributor to the global market. The Middle East & Africa Pet Insurance market was valued at merely USD 0.14 Billion in 2016. The increasing rate of urbanization in developing countries like South Africa, increasing disposable income of people, rising knowledge about pet care, are expected to allow the market to grow at a rate of over 14% in the forecasted period. Pet ownership is on the rise in the region due to the growing number of single professionals, empty-nesters, couples who delay having children, and families who need additional guard dogs. Most of the dog insurance demand is met by expatriates as dogs are regarded ‘bad omen’ in Islam. In Middle-East & Africa, more cats are kept as pets than dogs, as Islam considers dogs to be unclean. There are some regional cat breeds, like the Egyptian Mau that are kept as pets. However, the dog insurance type leads the market with a market share of nearly 75% in the year 2020. The share for dog insurance in the country is more due to higher exposure to illness as the high temperature of the region is unsuitable for them. In South Africa amongst breeds, the Jack Russel Terrier is the most popular enrolled dog, the Domestic Short-Hair the most popular cat, and the African Grey parrot the most popular exotic pet. In the coming years, the market growth rate of the other animal insurance segment is expected to be more than 23%.

What's Inside a Bonafide Research`s industry report?

Asia-Pacific dominates the market and is the largest and fastest-growing market in the animal growth promoters industry globally

Download Sample

Accident and Illness policy dominates the market with high concerns over the health of pets, especially dogs in the region. The segment holds nearly the whole market share in the year 2020. The vet fees in the developed countries of the region such as the UAE are sky-rocketing. This has created a need for pet insurance, especially for accident-only insurance in the urbanized sections. The segment is expected to grow with an exceptional CAGR through the forecasted period. In addition, in a still-struggling economy, with the rising cost of owning and caring for pets, pet insurance is becoming increasingly popular. Rising literacy rates and the growing preference of people to adopt a pet and delay having children is a supporting factor to the growth of the industry in the Middle East & Africa. There are no major players in the UAE and Saudi owing to the lack of motivation among the pet owners and insufficient knowledge regarding the benefits of pet insurance. The agency segment in the region accounted for the highest market share, while the direct writing segment is to portray the highest CAGR in the coming period. The increasing popularity of the pet humanization concept is increasing the demand for pet grooming and care products. Owners, especially millennials, are willing to spend more on their animals to ensure a healthy and secure life. Private players tend to supply insurance policies with maximum coverage plans and minimum premium offers. Leading insurance agencies permit various novel pet schemes to retain consumers, which will further foster market growth in the region. COVID-19 Impact The covid 19 pandemic affected the market in a mixed manner which for the most part was negative. The only positive aspect brought forth by the pandemic in the market was the increase in adoption rate with people forced to sit home during the lockdown period. Other than this the economic uncertainty in the already economically struggling areas of the region the consumer looked to cut down on unnecessary expenses and considered pet insurance to be one.

Make this report your own

Have queries/questions regarding a report?

Take advantage of intelligence tailored to your business objective

Arun Kalwani

Arun Kalwani

Research Analyst

Companies Included: NationWide Mutual Insurance Company, PetFirst Pet insurance, RSA Group, Oriental Insurance, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co.Ltd. Considered in the report • Geography: Middle East & Africa • Base year: 2021 • Historical year: 2016 • Forecasted year: 2027 Countries covered: • UAE • Saudi Arabia • South Africa Aspects covered in the report • Market Size by Value for the period (2016-2027F) • Market Share by Animal Type (Cat, Dog & others) • Market Share by Insurance Type (Accidental and Illness & Accident only endorsement) • Market Share by End User (Agency, Broker, Bancassurance, Direct writing) • Market Share by Region • Market Share by Country • Market Share by Company The approach of the report: We keep an eye on evolving markets and try to evaluate the potential of the products and services. If we find the market interesting, we start working on it and create the desired table of content, considering all aspects of the business. We start by creating separate questionnaires for C-level executives, national/regional sales personnel, company owners, dealers, distributors, and end-users. Once the questionnaires have been finalized, we start collecting the primary data (mostly through phone calls) and try to understand the market dynamics regionally or tier-wise. This process gives us in-depth details of the market, including all present companies, the top-performing products with reasons why they dominate; we get the details of new players and their innovative approaches; market trends; dynamics; and all the small details of the market. After the collection of primary inputs, we then cross-check the same with secondary sources that include associations, trade journals, annual reports, paid databases, newspapers, magazines, press releases, government sources, etc. From this, we get a rough estimate of the market and start checking existing product price variants, trade, production, raw material scenarios, policies and regulatory landscape, etc. Then, to finalize the market, we start collecting financials of each player present in the market, including limited, private limited, and LLPs. Moreover, we perform cross-industry and cross-region analysis of the product, and based on collected primary inputs and using statistical modeling, we start forecasting the market. We follow our forecasting algorithm, which is unique for each product but gives more weight age to primary inputs. At the same time, the content team starts preparing company profiles, market dynamics, market trends, five forces, PEST analysis, etc. Once the data is verified by the data expert, the team (primary team, content team, and data team) together crosscheck the segmentations, validate the market, and then the designing team starts plotting the graphs. Once the file is ready, the content team completes the report and makes sure that all the discussed points have been covered and provides their valuable inputs in the form of strategic recommendations for new as well as existing players. The QC team then checks the overall report that includes spell check, data verification, and makes the same dispatch ready and error-free.

Don’t pay for what you don’t need. Save 30%

Customise your report by selecting specific countries or regions

Specify Scope Now
Arun Kalwani

Intended Audience This report can be useful to industry consultants, manufacturers, suppliers, associations & organizations related to the Finance & Insurance Service industry, government bodies, and other stakeholders to align their market-centric strategies. In addition to marketing & presentations, it will also increase competitive knowledge about the industry.

Companies Mentioned

  • Nationalwide
  • PETFIRST pet insurance
  • Oriental Insurance
  • Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co.Ltd
Company mentioned

Table of Contents

  • Table of Content
  • 1. Executive Summary
  • 2. Report Methodology
  • 3. Market Structure
  • 3.1. Market Considerate
  • 3.2. Market Definition
  • 4. Economic / Demographic Snapshot
  • 5. Global Pet Insurance Market Outlook
  • 5.1. Market Size by Value
  • 5.2. Market Share
  • 5.2.1. By Animal Type
  • 5.2.2. By Insurance Type
  • 5.2.3. By End User
  • 5.2.4. By Region
  • 5.2.5. By Country
  • 5.2.6. By Company
  • 6. Middle East & Africa Pet Insurance Market Outlook
  • 6.1. Market Size By Value
  • 6.2. Market Share
  • 6.2.1. By Animal Type
  • 6.2.2. By Insurance Type
  • 6.2.3. By End User
  • 6.2.4. By Country
  • 6.3. UAE Pet Insurance Market Outlook
  • 6.3.1. Market Size By Value
  • 6.3.2. Market Share
  • 6.3.2.1. By Animal Type
  • 6.3.2.2. By Insurance Type
  • 6.4. Saudi Arabia Pet Insurance Market Outlook
  • 6.4.1. Market Size By Value
  • 6.4.2. Market Share
  • 6.4.2.1. By Animal Type
  • 6.4.2.2. By Insurance Type
  • 6.5. South Africa Pet Insurance Market Outlook
  • 6.5.1. Market Size By Value
  • 6.5.2. Market Share
  • 6.5.2.1. By Animal Type
  • 6.5.2.2. By Insurance Type
  • 7. Market Dynamics
  • 7.1. Market Drivers
  • 7.2. Market Challenges
  • 8. Market Trends & Development
  • 8.1. XXXXXXXXXXX
  • 8.2. XXXXXXXXXXX
  • 8.3. XXXXXXXXXXX
  • 8.4. XXXXXXXXXXX
  • 8.5. XXXXXXXXXXX
  • 9. Company Profiles
  • 9.1. Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company
  • 9.2. PETFIRST pet insurance
  • 10. Company Overviews
  • 10.1. RSA Group
  • 10.2. Oriental Insurance
  • 10.3. Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co.Ltd.
  • 11. Strategic Recommendations
  • 12. Disclaimer

List of Tables
Table 1: Top 10 Counties Economic Snapshot 2020
Table 2: Economic Snapshot of Other Prominent Countries 2020
Table 3: Average Exchange Rates for Converting Foreign Currencies into U.S. Dollars
Table 4: Global Pet Insurance Market Share by Animal Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 5: Global Pet Insurance Market Share by Insurance Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 6: Global Pet Insurance Market Share by End User (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 7: Global Pet Insurance Market Share by Region (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 8: Global Pet Insurance Market Share by Country (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 9: Global Pet Insurance Market Share by Company (2021)
Table 10: Middle East & Africa Pet Insurance Market Share by Animal Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 11: Middle East & Africa Pet Insurance Market Share by Insurance Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 12: Middle East & Africa Pet Insurance Market Share by End User (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 13: Middle East & Africa Pet Insurance Market Share by Country (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 14: UAE Pet Insurance Market Value by Animal Type (In USD Billion) (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 15: UAE Pet Insurance Market Share by Animal Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 16: UAE Pet Insurance Market Growth By Animal Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 17: UAE Pet Insurance Market Value by Insurance Type (In USD Billion) (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 18: UAE Pet Insurance Market Share by Insurance Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 19: UAE Pet Insurance Market Growth By Insurance Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 20: Saudi Arabia Pet Insurance Market Value by Animal Type (In USD Billion) (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 21: Saudi Arabia Pet Insurance Market Share by Animal Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 22: Saudi Arabia Pet Insurance Market Growth By Animal Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 23: Saudi Arabia Pet Insurance Market Value by Insurance Type (In USD Billion) (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 24: Saudi Arabia Pet Insurance Market Share by Insurance Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 25: Saudi Arabia Pet Insurance Market Growth By Insurance Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 26: South Africa Pet Insurance Market Value by Animal Type (In USD Billion) (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 27: South Africa Pet Insurance Market Share by Animal Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 28: South Africa Pet Insurance Market Growth By Animal Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 29: South Africa Pet Insurance Market Value by Insurance Type (In USD Billion) (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 30: South Africa Pet Insurance Market Share by Insurance Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 31: South Africa Pet Insurance Market Growth By Insurance Type (2016, 2021 & 2027F)
Table 32: Key Facts of Nationalwide
Table 33: Key Facts of PetFirst Pet Insurance

List of Figures
Figure 1: Global Pet Insurance Market Size by Value 2016 to 2027F (In USD Billion)
Figure 2: Middle East & Africa Pet Insurance Market Size – By Value 2016 to 2027F (In USD Billion)
Figure 3: UAE Pet Insurance Market Size – By Value 2016 to 2027F (In USD Billion)
Figure 4: Saudi Arabia Pet Insurance Market Size – By Value 2016 to 2027F (In USD Billion)
Figure 5: South Africa Pet Insurance Market Size – By Value 2016 to 2027F (In USD Billion)

Feed Phosphate Market Research FAQs

The Pet insurance market in the region is witnessing a growth owing to the factors like greater risk of pets like dogs getting ill due to the climatic conditions of the region, along with the need for financial aid during an impromptu accident.

The pet insurance market in the region is expected to grow with a CAGR of almost 13% during the forecast period.

Saudi Arabia is the leading market in the region with a market share of around 17% in 2022

The Cat segment in the region is expected to grow to a value of around 0.1 billion dollars by 2027.

Trupanion, Pethealth Inc, Ipet Insurance Co. Limited, Petsure (Australia) Pty Limited, Petfirst Healthcare Llc, Anicom Holding, Agria Pet Insurance Limited, Veterinary Pet Insurance Services, Inc, Crum Forster Pet Ins Group, Petplan Limited

Why Bonafide Research?

  • Our seasoned industry experts bring diverse sector experience, tailoring methodologies to your unique challenges.
  • Leveraging advanced technology and time-tested methods ensures accurate and forward-thinking insights.
  • Operating globally with a local touch, our research spans borders for a comprehensive view of international markets.
  • Timely and actionable insights empower swift, informed decision-making in dynamic market landscapes.
  • We foster strong client relationships based on trust, transparency, and collaboration.
  • Our dedicated team adapts and evolves strategies to meet your evolving needs.
  • Upholding the highest standards of ethics and data security, we ensure confidentiality and integrity throughout the research process.

How client has rates us?

Requirement Gathering & Methodology
92%
Data Collection Techniques
97%
Our Research Team & Data Sourcing
93%
Data Science & Analytical Tools
81%
Data Visualization & Presentation Skills
86%
Project/ Report Delivery & After Sales Services
88%
Logo

Middle East & Africa Pet Insurance Market Outlook, 2027

We are friendly and approachable, give us a call.