Egypt

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

Insurance Association

Insurance Federation of Egypt
Web: www.ifegypt.org

 

POPULATION, 2011-2014 (1)

Year Population
2011 82,079,636
2012 83,688,164
2013 85,294,388
2014 86,895,099

(1) Estimated.

Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.

 

 

GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT, 2009-2014 (1)

Year GDP
2009 $452.5
2010 470.4
2011 500.9
2012 515.4
2013 551.4

(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) $1,051
Life premiums 800
Total premiums $1,851
Percent of total world premiums 0.04%

(1) Includes accident and health insurance.

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

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LEADING NONLIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES, 2012

  Gross written premiums
Company EGP Mn USD Mn
Misr  3,290.9 543.4
Suez Canal  384.0 63.4
Arab Misr  301.4 49.8
Bupa International Egypt  270.7 44.7
AIG Egypt  257.8 42.6
Allianz Egypt  239.3 39.5
Egyptian Takaful  220.5 36.4
Delta  215.6 35.6
Royal  211.0 34.8
Egyptian Saudi Insurance House  158.5 26.2

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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LEADING LIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES, 2012

  Gross written premiums
Company EGP Mn USD Mn
Misr Life  1,684.8 278.2
CIL  1,069.6 176.6
Allianz Life  953.4 157.4
Pharaonic American Life (MetLife Alico)  288.6 47.7
Suez Canal  194.5 32.1
NSGB Life  154.3 25.5
Delta  124.8 20.6
Egyptian Life Takaful  85.5 14.1
Mohandes  59.8 9.9
Nile Family Takaful  8.6 1.4

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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