Portugal

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

Insurance Association

Portuguese Insurance Companies Association
Associacao Portuguesa de Seguradores
Web: www.apseguradores.pt

 

POPULATION, 2011-2014 (1)

Year Population
2011 10,760,305
2012 10,781,459
2013 10,799,270
2014 10,813,834

(1) Estimated.

Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.

 

 

GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT, 2009-2013 (1)

Year GDP
2009 $245.0
2010 232.2
2011 247.0
2012 NA
2013 243.3

(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, 2014

(U.S. $ millions)

  Direct premiums written
Nonlife premiums (1) $5,189
Life premiums 13,962
Total premiums $19,151
Percent of total world premiums 0.40%

(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 EUR Mn USD Mn
Fidelidade  961.2 1,276.2
Tranquilidade  318.8 423.3
Allianz Portugal  311.4 413.4
AXA Portugal Seguros  290.6 385.9
Acoreana  267.0 354.6
Zurich Insurance  245.5 326.0
Liberty Seguros  241.1 320.2
Ocidental  228.7 303.6
Lusitania Seguros  169.1 224.5
Generali Seguros  130.8 173.7

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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LEADING LIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES, 2013

  Gross written premiums
Company EUR Mn USD Mn
Fidelidade 2,517.4 3,297.8
BES-Vida 1,996.7 2,615.7
Ocidental Vida 1,486.0 1,946.7
BPI Vida 826.3 1,082.5
Santander Totta Seguros 545.1 714.1
CA Vida 384.0 503.0
Allianz Portugal 232.2 304.2
Eurovida 182.2 238.7
CNP Barclays Vida Y Pensiones 155.1 203.2
Acoreana 139.8 183.1

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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