WORLD LIFE AND NONLIFE INSURANCE PREMIUMS, 2006-2008 (1)

(Direct premiums written, U.S. $ millions)

Year Life Nonlife (2) Total
2006 $2,125,791 $1,549,100 $3,674,892
2007 2,441,823 1,685,762 4,127,586
2008 2,490,421 1,779,316 4,269,737
(1) Before reinsurance transactions.
(2) Includes accident and health insurance.

Source: Swiss Re, sigma database.