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INSURANCE IN EMERGING MARKETS, 2013

($ millions)

  Direct premiums
written, 2013
Percent change
from 2012 (1)
Share of world
market
Premiums as a
percent of GDP
Premiums
per capita
Total industry          
Advanced markets  $3,853,267 0.3% 83.0% 8.3% $3,621
Emerging markets 787,674 7.4 17.0 2.7 129
World $4,640,941 1.4% 100.0% 6.3% $652
Life          
Advanced markets  $2,200,249 -0.2 84.4 4.7 $2,074
Emerging markets 407,842 6.4 15.6 1.4 67
World $2,608,091 0.7% 100.0% 3.5% $366
Nonlife          
Advanced markets  $1,653,018 1.1 81.3 3.5 $1,547
Emerging markets 379,832 8.3 18.7 1.3 62
World $2,032,850 2.3% 100.0% 2.8% $286

(1) Inflation-adjusted.

Source: Swiss Re, sigma, No. 3/2014.

 
INSURANCE IN EMERGING MARKETS, 2008
  Direct
premiums
written
(U.S. $ millions)
Percent
change
from
2007 (1)
Share of
world
market
Premiums
as percent
of GDP
Premiums
per capita
Total industry          
Industrialized countries $3,756,939 -3.4% 88.0% 8.8% $3,655.4
Emerging markets 512,799 11.1 12.0 2.7 89.4
World 4,269,737 -2.0 100.0 7.1 633.9
Life           
Industrialized countries 2,218,523 -5.3 89.1 5.2 2,174.4
Emerging markets 271,898 14.6 10.9 1.4 47.4
World 2,490,421 -3.5 100.0 4.1 369.7
Nonlife          
Industrialized countries 1,538,290 -1.9 86.5 3.6 1,481.0
Emerging markets 240,901 7.1 13.5 1.3 42.0
World 1,779,316 -0.8 100.0 3.0 264.2

(1) Inflation-adjusted.

Source: Swiss Re, sigma, No. 3/2008.

 
INSURANCE IN EMERGING MARKETS, 2009

($ millions)

  Direct premiums written, 2009 Percent change from 2008 (1) Share of world market Premiums as percent of GDP Premiums per capita
Total industry          
Industrialized countries $3,532,716 -1.8% 86.9% 8.6% $3,404.9
Emerging markets 533,379 3.5 13.1 2.9 91.5
World 4,066,095 -1.1 100.0 7.0 595.1
Life          
Industrialized countries 2,046,957 -2.8 87.8 5.0 1,979.9
Emerging markets 284,609 4.2 12.2 1.5 48.8
World 2,331,566 -2.0 100.0 4.0 341.1
Nonlife          
Industrialized countries 1,485,759 -0.6 85.7 3.6 1,424.9
Emerging markets 248,770 2.9 14.2 1.4 42.7
World 1,734,529 -0.1 100.0 3.0 253.9

(1) Inflation-adjusted.

Source: Swiss Re, sigma, No. 2/2010.

 
INSURANCE IN EMERGING MARKETS, 2009

($ millions)

  Direct premiums written, 2009 Percent change from 2008 (1) Share of world market Premiums as percent of GDP Premiums per capita
Total industry          
Industrialized countries $3,567,597 -0.9% 86.98% 8.68% $3,431.1
Emerging markets 534,062 3.9 13.02 8.85 91.7
World 4,101,658 -0.3 100.00 7.01 600.3
Life          
Industrialized countries 2,075,290 -1.4 87.96 5.07 2,003.8
Emerging markets 284,057 4.6 12.04 1.52 48.7
World 2,359,346 -0.8 100.00 4.03 345.3
Nonlife          
Industrialized countries 1,492,307 -0.1 85.65 3.10 1,427.3
Emerging markets 250,006 3.3 14.35 1.33 42.9
World 1,742,312 0.4 100.00 2.98 255.0

(1) Inflation-adjusted.

Source: Swiss Re, sigma, No. 2/2010, update December 2010.

 
INSURANCE IN EMERGING MARKETS, 2010

($ millions)

  Direct premiums written, 2010 Percent change from 2009 (1) Share of world market Premiums as percent of GDP Premiums per capita
Total industry          
Industrialized countries $3,688,758 1.4% 85.0% 8.7% $3,526.7
Emerging markets 650,206 11.0 15.0 3.0 110.1
World 4,338,964 2.7 100.0 6.9 627.3
Life          
Industrialized countries 2,156,248 1.8 85.6 5.1 2,068.7
Emerging markets 363,824 13.1 14.4 1.7 61.6
World 2,520,072 3.2 100.0 4.0 364.3
Nonlife          
Industrialized countries 1,532,510 1.0 84.3 3.6 1,458.0
Emerging markets 286,383 8.5 15.7 1.3 48.5
World 1,818,893 2.1 100.0 2.9 263.0

(1) Inflation-adjusted.

Source: Swiss Re, sigma, No. 2/2011.

 
INSURANCE IN EMERGING MARKETS, 2011

($ millions)

  Direct premiums written, 2011 Percent change from 2010 (1) Share of world market Premiums as percent of GDP Premiums per capita
Total industry          
Advanced markets  $3,897,175 -1.1% 84.8% 8.6% $3,711.6
Emerging markets 699,512 1.3 15.2 2.7 117.8
World 4,596,687 -0.8 100.0 6.6 661.0
Life          
Advanced markets  2,261,740 -2.3 86.1 5.0 2,168.1
Emerging markets 365,428 -5.1 13.9 1.4 61.5
World 2,627,168 -2.7 100.0 3.8 377.7
Nonlife          
Advanced markets  1,635,435 0.5 83.1 3.6 1,543.5
Emerging markets 33,084 9.1 17.0 1.3 56.3
World 1,969,519 1.9 100.0 2.8 283.2

(1) Inflation-adjusted.

Source: Swiss Re, sigma, No. 3/2012.