Bed bug infestations continue to rise across the US, as the NPMA releases new statistics about the spread of bed bugs.

Among the findings, some drastic bed bug statistics noted:
  • 95% of professional pest control companies have encountered bed bug infestations in the past year. Prior to 2000, only 25% of U.S. survey respondents encountered a bed bug infestation.
  • 91% of professional pest control companies believe the incidence of bed bugs in the U.S. is increasing.
  • 76% of pest professionals in the U.S. believe bed bugs are THE most difficult pest to treat.
  • Respondents report 99% of clients who have had bed bugs were “upset and concerned” and 77% said such customers were “very upset and concerned.”

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