Breakdown of adults with pet insurance in the UK 2017, by age

This statistic displays the share of adults in the United Kingdom (UK) that had pet insurance (PMI) in 2017, by age. Of the 5.5 million adults that had pet insurance in 2017, those aged between 45 and 54 were the most likely to have their pets covered by insurance with 27 percent. Those aged between 18 and 24 years and those over 75 only made up for 3 percent each of pet insurance owners.

Distribution of adults with pet insurance in the united kingdom (UK) in 2017, by age group

share of adults
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Release date

October 2017


United Kingdom

Survey time period


Number of respondents

12,865 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

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