Jordan

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

Insurance Association

Jordan Insurance Federation
Web: www.joif.org

 

POPULATION, 2011-2014 (1)

Year Population
2011 6,508,271
2012 6,508,887
2013 6,482,081
2014 7,930,491

(1) Estimated.

Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.

 

 

GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT, 2009-2013 (1)

Year GDP
2009 $31.0
2010 33.1
2011 33.8
2012 36.8
2013 40.0

(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, 2014

(U.S. $ millions)

  Direct premiums written
Nonlife premiums (1) $664
Life premiums 72
Total premiums $736
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, 2013

  Gross written premiums
Company JOD Mn USD Mn
Arab Orient Insurance 86.0 121.2
Jordan Insurance 41.4 58.4
Middle East Insurance 32.6 45.9
First Insurance 22.4 31.6
Jordan French Insurance 19.6 27.5
Med Gulf Insurance 17.6 24.8
United Insurance 16.9 23.9
Islamic Insurance 16.5 23.2
National Insurance 16.3 23.0
Jordan Emirates Insurance 15.8 22.2

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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LEADING LIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES, 2013

  Gross written premiums
Company JOD Mn USD Mn
Jordan Insurance 11.7 16.4
Al Nisr Al Arabi Insurance 11.0 15.5
MetLife Alico 10.6 14.9
Middle East Insurance 3.5 5.0
Islamic Insurance 3.3 4.6
Arabia Insurance-Jordan 1.9 2.7
United Insurance 1.3 1.9
Jordan French Insurance 1.3 1.8
Arab Insurance 0.7 0.9
Euro Arab Insurance Group 0.6 0.8

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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