Bulgaria

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

Insurance Association

Association of Bulgarian Insurers
Web: www.abz.bg

 

POPULATION, 2011-2014 (1)

Year Population
2011 7,093,635
2012 7,037,935
2013 6,981,642
2014 6,924,716

(1) Estimated.

Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.

 

 

GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT, 2009-2013 (1)

Year GDP
2009 $95.9
2010 90.4
2011 92.2
2012 101.2
2013 104.6

(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, 2014

(U.S. $ millions)

  Direct premiums written
Nonlife premiums (1) $983
Life premiums 196
Total premiums $1,180
Percent of total world premiums 0.02%

(1) Includes accident and health insurance.

Source: Swiss Re, sigma, No. 4/2015.

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LEADING NONLIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES, 2014

  Gross written premiums
Company BGN Mn USD Mn
Armeec 196.9 133.6
BULSTRAD Vienna Insurance Group 171.1 116.1
LEV INS 170.1 115.4
DZI General insurance 142.9 97.0
Allianz Bulgaria 141.7 96.1
BUL INS 119.7 81.2
EUROINS 82.9 56.2
Victoria 71.5 48.5
OZK Insurance 70.4 47.7
UNIQA Insurance 63.6 43.1

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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LEADING LIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES, 2014

  Gross written premiums
Company BGN Mn USD Mn
Allianz Bulgaria Life 78.6 53.3
Bulstrad Life VIG 54.4 36.9
UNIQA Life 41.8 28.4
DZI Life 33.3 22.6
UBB-Alico 33.0 22.4
GRAWE Bulgaria Life 21.8 14.8
Alico Bulgaria 20.4 13.8
SyVZK 18.6 12.6
Generali Life 10.5 7.1
Sogelife 9.1 6.2

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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