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, 2010-2014 (1)

(U.S. $ billions)

Year GDP
2010 $15.9
2011 NA
2012 NA
2013 21.0
2014 23.4

(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.

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LIFE AND NONLIFE INSURANCE PREMIUMS, 2014

(U.S. $ millions)

  Direct premiums written
Nonlife premiums (1) $244
Life premiums 522
Total premiums $766
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, 2014

 

  Gross written premiums
Company MUR Mn  USD Mn 
Swan  2,091.1 68.3
MUA  1,660.9 54.2
Mauritian Eagle  1,066.3 34.8
SICOM  667.4 21.8
Jubilee  457.2 14.9
New India  332.0 10.8
Phoenix  284.9 9.3
Lamco  213.7 7.0
BAI 208.5 6.8
GFA  157.5 5.1

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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LEADING LIFE INSURANCE COMPANIES, 2014

 

  Gross written premiums
Company MUR Mn USD Mn 
BAI  8,162.3 266.6
SICOM  3,715.0 121.3
Anglo  3,061.4 100.0
LPM  658.4 21.5
LIC  336.6 11.0
Island Life  189.4 6.2
Mauritian Eagle  156.3 5.1
Phoenix  12.0 0.4
Lamco  4.4 0.1
IOGA  3.9 0.1

Source: Axco Insurance Information Services.

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