Brazil

The country profile below provides information on population, gross domestic product, insurance premiums and leading insurers.

Insurance AssociationS

Confederação Nacional das Empresas de Seguros Gerais, Previdência Privada e Vida, Saúde Suplementar e Capitalização (CNseg)
http://www.cnseg.org.br/cnseg/home.html

Federacao Nacional das Empresas de Seguros Privados e de Capitalizacao
Web: www.fenaseg.org.br

 

POPULATION, 2011-2014 (1)

Year Population
2011 203,429,773
2012 205,716,890
2013 201,009,622
2014 202,656,788

(1) Estimated.

Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.

 

 

GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT, 2009-2013 (1)

Year GDP
2009 $2,030.0
2010 2,024.0
2011 2,194.0
2012 2,284.0
2013 2,422.0

(1) Based on Purchasing Power Parity calculations, which take into account the relative cost of living and inflation rates of countries. GDP estimate for July for each year shown.

Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.

 

 

LIFE AND NONLIFE INSURANCE PREMIUMS, 2013

(U.S. $ millions)

  Direct premiums written
Nonlife premiums (1) $39,513
Life premiums 49,417
Total premiums $88,931
Percent of total world premiums 1.92%

(1) Includes accident and health insurance.

Source: Swiss Re, sigma, No. 3/2014.

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LEADING NONLIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES, 2013

  Gross written premiums 
Company BRL Mn USD Mn
Itau Seguros S.A.  4,985.7 2,312.4
Porto Seguro Companhia De Seguros Gerais  4,792.2 2,222.6
MAPFRE Seguros Gerais S.A.  3,982.1 1,846.9
Bradesco Auto/Re Companhia De Seguros  3,976.7 1,844.4
Allianz Seguros S.A.  3,027.6 1,404.2
Sul America Companhia Nacional De Seguros 2,927.1 1,357.6
Itau Seguros De Auto E Residencia S.A. 2,182.1 1,012.1
HDI Seguros S.A.  2,161.2 1,002.4
CAIXA Seguradora S.A.  1,937.4 898.6
Zurich Minas Brasil Seguros S.A.  1,822.2 845.2

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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LEADING LIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES, 2013

  Gross written premiums
Company BRL Mn USD Mn
Bradesco Vida E Previdencia S.A.  19,550.7 9,067.7
Brasilprev Seguros E Previdencia S.A.  18,046.5 8,370.0
Itau Vida E Previdencia S.A.  13,131.3 6,090.3
Zurich Santander Brasil Seguros E Previdencia S.A.  3,795.1 1,760.2
CAIXA Vida E Previdencia S.A.  3,529.4 1,637.0
Companhia De Seguros Alianca Do Brasil  3,168.0 1,469.3
Itau Seguros S.A.  1,548.6 718.3
HSBC Vida E Previdencia (Brasil) S.A.  1,375.1 637.8
ICATU Seguros S.A.  1,322.5 613.4
CAIXA Seguradora S.A.  1,055.3 489.5

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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