Mauritius

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

INSURANCE ASSOCIATION 

Financial Services Commission
Web: www.fscmauritius.org/

 

POPULATION, 2011-2014 (1)

Year Population
2011 1,303,717
2012 1,313,095
2013 1,322,238
2014 1,331,155

(1) Estimated.

Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.

 

 

GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT, 2009-2013 (1)

Year GDP
2009 NA
2010 $15.9
2011 NA
2012 NA
2013 21.0

(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.

NA=Data not available.

Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.

 

 

LIFE AND NONLIFE INSURANCE PREMIUMS, 2013

(U.S. $ millions)

  Direct premiums written
Nonlife premiums (1) $212
Life premiums 476
Total premiums $688
Percent of total world premiums 0.01%

(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 MUR Mn USD Mn
Swan  1,679.3 55.9
MUA  1,540.0 51.3
Mauritian Eagle  739.4 24.6
SICOM  562.6 18.7
New India  381.0 12.7
Phoenix  242.1 8.1
Jubilee  241.0 8.0
Sun  203.9 6.8
Lamco  181.0 6.0
BAI  165.6 5.5

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

 

 

LEADING LIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES, 2012

  Gross written premiums 
Company MUR Mn USD Mn
BAI  6,048.9 201.3
SICOM  3,792.3 126.2
Anglo  2,685.4 89.4
LPM  635.4 21.1
LIC  337.6 11.2
Island Life  186.7 6.2
Mauritian Eagle  184.8 6.2
Phoenix  17.4 0.6
IOGA  5.4 0.2
Lamco  4.3 0.1

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.