Iran

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

Insurance Association

Central Insurance of Iran
Web: www.centinsur.ir

 

POPULATION, 2011-2014 (1)

Year Population
2011 77,891,220
2012 78,868,711
2013 79,853,900
2014 80,840,713

(1) Estimated.

Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.

 

 

GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT, 2009-2013 (1)

Year GDP
2009 $859.7
2010 876.0
2011 863.5
2012 928.9
2013 987.1

(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) $8,878
Life premiums 796
Total premiums $9,675
Percent of total world premiums 0.21%

(1) Includes accident and health insurance.

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

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LEADING LIFE AND NONLIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES, 2011

  Gross written premiums 
Company IRR Mn USD Mn
Bimeh Iran 40,017,526.0 3,769.4
Bimeh Asia 10,094,598.0 950.9
Bimeh Alborz 5,297,625.0 499.0
Bimeh Parsian 5,021,191.0 473.0
Bimeh Dana 4,632,579.0 436.4
Bimeh Tosee 3,599,837.0 339.1
Bimeh Karafarin 2,630,728.0 247.8
Bimeh Sina 2,316,118.0 218.2
Bimeh Mellat 2,089,770.0 196.9
Bimeh Day 2,069,740.0 195.0

(1) Includes life and nonlife.

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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