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ESTIMATED INSURED PROPERTY LOSSES, U.S. CATASTROPHES, 2004-2013 (1)

 

Year Number of
catastrophes
Number of
claims (millions)
Dollars when
occurred ($ billions)
In 2013 dollars (2)
($ billions)
2004 22 3.4 $27.5 $32.9
2005 24 4.4 62.3 72.2
2006 31 2.3 9.2 10.4
2007 23 1.2 6.7 7.3
2008 36 4.1 27.0 29.0
2009 27 2.2 10.5 11.2
2010 33 2.4 14.3 15.1
2011 30 4.9 33.6 34.7
2012 26 4.0 35.0 35.5
2013 28 1.8 12.9 12.9

(1) Includes catastrophes causing insured property losses of at least $25 million in 1997 dollars and affecting a significant number of policyholders and insurers. Excludes losses covered by the federally administered National Flood Insurance Program.
(2) Adjusted for inflation through 2013 by ISO using the GDP implicit price deflator.

Source: The Property Claim Services® (PCS®) unit of ISO®, a Verisk Analytics® company.

 
INSURED LOSSES, U.S. CATASTROPHES, 1999-2008 (1)
Year Number of catastrophes Number of claims (millions) Dollars when occurred ($ billions) In 2008 dollars (2) ($ billions)
1999 27 3.2 $8.3 $10.7
2000 24 1.5 4.6 5.8
2001 20 1.5 26.5 32.2
2002 25 1.8 5.9 7.1
2003 21 2.7 12.9 15.1
2004 22 3.4 27.5 31.3
2005 24 4.4 62.3 68.7
2006 33 2.3 9.2 9.8
2007 23 1.2 6.7 7.0
2008 37 3.9 27.0 27.0

(1) Includes catastrophes causing insured losses to the industry of at least $25 million and affecting a significant number of policyholders and insurers. Does not include flood damage covered by the federally administered National Flood Insurance Program. As of July 2009.
(2) Adjusted to 2008 dollars by the Insurance Information Institute.

 

Source:  ISO's Property Claim Services unit (PCS); Insurance Information Institute.
 
INSURED LOSSES, U.S. CATASTROPHES, 2000-2009 (1)
Year   Number of catastrophes   Number of claims (millions)   Dollars when occurred
($ billions)
 In 2009 dollars (2)
($ billions)  
2000 24 1.5 $4.6 $5.7
2001 20 1.5 26.5 32.1
2002 25 1.8 5.9 7.0
2003 21 2.7 12.9 15.0
2004 22 3.4 27.5 31.2
2005 24 4.4 62.3 68.4
2006 33 2.3 9.2 9.8
2007 23 1.2 6.7 6.9
2008 37 4.1 27.0 27.4
2009 28 2.2 10.6 10.6

(1) Includes catastrophes causing insured losses to the industry of at least $25 million and affecting a significant number of policyholders and insurers. Does not include flood damage covered by the federally administered National Flood Insurance Program.
(2) Adjusted to 2009 dollars by ISO, using the GDP implicit price deflator.

Source: ISO's Property Claim Services (PCS) unit.

 
INSURED LOSSES, U.S. CATASTROPHES, 2001-2010 (1)
Year Number of catastrophes Number of claims
(millions)
Dollars when occurred
($ billions)
In 2010 dollars (2)
($ billions)
2001 20 1.5 $26.5  $32.4
2002 25 1.8 5.9 7.0
2003 21 2.7 12.9 15.2
2004 22 3.4 27.5 31.4
2005 24 4.4 62.3 68.9
2006 31 2.3 9.2 9.9
2007 23 1.2 6.7 7.0
2008 36 4.1 27.0 27.6
2009 27 2.2 10.5 10.6
2010 33 2.4 14.1 14.1

(1) Includes catastrophes causing insured losses to the industry of at least $25 million and affecting a significant number of policyholders and insurers. Does not include flood damage covered by the federally administered National Flood Insurance Program.
(2) Adjusted to 2010 dollars by ISO using the GDP implicit price deflator.

Source: The Property Claim Services (PCS) unit of ISO, a Verisk Analytics company.

 
ESTIMATED INSURED PROPERTY LOSSES, U.S. CATASTROPHES, 2002-2011 (1)
Year Number of
catastrophes
Number of claims
(millions)
Dollars when occurred
($ billions)
In 2011 dollars (2)
($ billions)
2002 25 1.8 $5.9 $7.2
2003 21 2.7 12.9 15.5
2004 22 3.4 27.5 32.2
2005 24 4.4 62.3 70.6
2006 31 2.3 9.2 10.1
2007 23 1.2 6.7 7.2
2008 36 4.1 27.0 28.2
2009 27 2.2 10.5 10.9
2010 33 2.4 14.3 14.6
2011 30 4.9 33.6 33.6

(1) Includes catastrophes causing insured property losses of at least $25 million in 1997 dollars and affecting a significant number of policyholders and insurers. Does not include losses covered by the federally administered National Flood Insurance Program.
(2) Adjusted for inflation through 2011 by ISO using the GDP implicit price deflator.

Source: The Property Claim Services (PCS) unit of ISO, a Verisk Analytics company.

 
ESTIMATED INSURED PROPERTY LOSSES, U.S. CATASTROPHES, 2003-2012 (1)
Year Number of
catastrophes
Number of claims
(millions)
Dollars when occurred
($ billions)
In 2012 dollars (2)
($ billions)
2003 21 2.7 $12.9 $15.8
2004 22 3.4 27.5 32.8
2005 24 4.4 62.3 71.9
2006 31 2.3 9.2 10.3
2007 23 1.2 6.7 7.3
2008 36 4.1 27.0 28.7
2009 27 2.2 10.5 11.1
2010 33 2.4 14.3 14.9
2011 30 4.9 33.6 34.2
2012 26 4.0 35.0 35.0

(1) Includes catastrophes causing insured property losses of at least $25 million in 1997 dollars and affecting a significant number of policyholders and insurers. Excludes losses covered by the federally administered National Flood Insurance Program.
(2) Adjusted for inflation through 2012 by ISO using the GDP implicit price deflator.

Source: Property Claim Services (PCS), a division of Verisk Analytics.