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, 2011-2015 (1)

Year Population
2011 77,891,220
2012 78,868,711
2013 79,853,900
2014 80,840,713
2015 81,824,270

(1) Estimated.

Source: U.S. Central Intelligence Agency.

 

 

Gross Domestic Product, 2011-2015 (1)

(U.S. $ billions)

Year GDP
2011 $863.5
2012 928.9
2013 987.1
2014 1,284.0
2015 1,371.0

(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.

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Life And Nonlife Insurance Premiums, 2015

(U.S. $ millions)

  Direct premiums written
Nonlife premiums (1) $7,052
Life premiums 825
Total premiums $7,877
Percent of total world premiums 0.17%

(1) Includes accident and health insurance.

Source: Swiss Re, sigma, No. 3/2016.

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Leading Life Insurance Companies, 2014

 

  Gross written premiums
Company IRR Mn  USD Mn  
Bimeh Iran  79,134,107.8 3,050.5
Bimeh Asia  19,851,657.4 765.2
Bimeh Alborz  13,505,762.5 520.6
Bimeh Dana  13,123,576.4 505.9
Bimeh Parsian  9,845,918.9 379.5
Bimeh Kosar  6,101,067.4 235.2
Bimeh Moallem  5,341,373.5 205.9
Bimeh Pasargad  5,068,787.9 195.4
Bimeh Razi  4,355,167.9 167.9
Bimeh Karafarin  3,511,866.1 135.4

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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Leading Insurance Companies, 2014

 

  Gross written premiums
Company IRR Mn  USD Mn  
Bimeh Iran  4,543,950.7 175.2
Bimeh Karafarin  2,697,425.3 104.0
Bimeh Ma  2,077,365.7 80.1
Bimeh Pasargad  1,907,070.2 73.5
Bimeh Dana  1,868,451.4 72.0
Bimeh Parsian  1,303,461.4 50.3
Bimeh Asia  1,284,074.8 49.5
Bimeh Saman  1,088,816.4 42.0
Bimeh Kosar  987,035.8 38.1
Bimeh Sina  805,547.8 31.1

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.