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Direct Premiums Written By Line, Life/Annuity Insurance Industry, 2016-2018

($000)

  2016   2017   2018  
Lines of insurance Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total 
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total 
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total 
Annuities            
Ordinary individual annuities $197,026,489 28.8% $181,849,769 26.3% $207,806,482 28.3%
Group annuities 129,332,100 18.9 134,348,059 19.4 146,170,467 19.9
Total $326,358,589 47.8% $316,197,828 45.7% $353,976,949 48.3%
Life            
Ordinary life 139,782,420 20.5 143,537,902 20.8 142,275,947 19.4
Group life 36,427,380 5.3 39,856,057 5.8 38,489,232 5.2
Credit life (group and individual) 828,632 0.1 808,621 0.1 814,935 0.1
Industrial life 129,303 (2) 123,394 (2) 107,475 (2)
Total $177,167,735 25.9% $184,325,974 26.7% $181,687,589 24.8%
Accident and health (3)            
Group 115,363,684 16.9 126,290,331 18.3 134,735,315 18.4
Other 63,637,078 9.3 63,725,795 9.2 61,941,132 8.4
Credit 822,146 0.1 830,946 0.1 852,520 0.1
Total $179,822,908 26.3% $190,847,071 27.6% $197,528,967 26.9%
All other lines 3,315 (2) 3,839 (2) 4,723 (2)
Total, all lines (4) $683,352,546 100.0% $691,374,713 100.0% $733,198,228 100.0%

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.
(2) Less than 0.1 percent.
(3) Excludes accident and health premiums reported on the property/casualty and health annual statements.
(4) Excludes deposit-type funds.

Source: NAIC data, sourced from S&P Global Market Intelligence, Insurance Information Institute.

 
LIFE/HEALTH INSURANCE INDUSTRY PREMIUM BY LINE, 2004-2008

($ millions)

  2004 2007   2008
Lines of insurance Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Annuities               
     Ordinary individual annuities $183,022.8 32.2% $205,663.2 30.8% $220,711.0 32.2%
     Group annuities 105,093.1 18.5 121,971.4 18.3 126,661.8 18.5
Total $288,115.8 50.7% $327,634.6 49.1% $347,372.8 50.8%
Life               
     Ordinary life 119,120.6 21.0 142,867.4 21.4 137,257.3 20.1
     Group life 28,833.9 5.1 39,491.1 5.9 30,957.0 4.5
     Credit life (group and individual) 1,520.7 0.3 1,625.8 0.2 1,536.7 0.2
     Industrial life 255.5 (2) 231.1 (2) 233.0 (2)
Total $149,730.6 26.3% $184,215.4 27.6% $169,983.9 24.8%
Accident and health (3)            
     Group 86,718.0 15.3 88,245.9 13.2 92,544.4 13.5
     Other 41,731.9 7.3 65,223.5 9.8 73,338.3 10.7
     Credit 1,535.5 0.3 1,399.7 0.2 1,215.2 0.2
Total $129,985.5 22.9% $154,869.1 23.2% $167,098.0 24.4%
All other lines 575.0 (2) 0.4 (2) 0.8 (2)
Total, all lines $568,407.0 100.0% $666,719.5 100.0% $684,455.4 100.0%

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.      
(2) Less than 0.1 percent.      
(3) Does not include accident and health premiums reported on the property/casualty and health annual statements.       

Source: National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) Annual Statement Database, via Highline Data, LLC. Copyrighted information. No portion of this work may be copied or redistributed without the express written permission of Highline Data, LLC.      

 
DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN BY LINE, LIFE/HEALTH INSURANCE, 2005-2009

($ millions)

  2005 2008 2009
Lines of insurance Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Annuities               
Ordinary individual annuities $177,602 31.4% $220,594 32.2% $195,661 31.2%
Group annuities 110,952 19.6 126,663 18.5 108,216 17.3
Total $288,554 51.1% $347,257 50.6% $303,877 48.5%
Life               
Ordinary life 123,259 21.8 137,243 20.0 120,964 19.3
Group life 30,245 5.4 30,962 4.5 29,802 4.8
Credit life (group and individual) 1,603 0.3 1,570 0.2 1,249 0.2
Industrial life 250 (2) 234 (2) 197 (2)
Total $155,357 27.5% $170,009 24.8% $152,212 24.3%
Accident and health (3)            
Group 78,484 13.9 93,023 13.6 91,465 14.6
Other 39,709 7.0 74,302 10.8 78,660 12.5
Credit 1,499 0.3 1,236 0.2 979 0.2
Total $119,693 21.2% $168,560 24.6% $171,103 27.3%
All other lines 1,325 0.2 0.7 (2) 1.4 (2)
Total, all lines (4) $564,929 100.0% $685,827 100.0% $627,194 100.0%

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.
(2) Less than 0.1 percent.
(3) Does not include accident and health premiums reported on the property/casualty and health annual statements.
(4) Does not include deposit-type funds.

Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN BY LINE, LIFE/HEALTH INSURANCE, 2008-2010

($000)

  2008 2009 2010
Lines of insurance Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Annuities               
Ordinary individual annuities $220,710,912 32.5% $195,668,021 31.3% $189,782,325 30.0%
Group annuities 126,435,982 18.6 108,215,782 17.3 109,572,588 17.3
Total $347,146,894 51.2% $303,883,803 48.6% $299,354,913 47.3%
Life            
Ordinary life 137,377,729 20.2 121,062,285 19.4 125,535,790 19.8
Group life 30,932,691 4.6 29,807,040 4.8 30,459,708 4.8
Credit life (group and individual) 1,570,135 0.2 1,248,617 0.2 1,254,440 0.2
Industrial life 232,975 (2) 197,329 (2) 180,646 (2)
Total $170,113,529 25.1% $152,315,270 24.4% $157,430,584 24.9%
Accident and health (3)            
Group 87,682,998 12.9 89,437,736 14.3 91,353,029 14.4
Other 72,500,933 10.7 78,195,632 12.5 83,870,645 13.3
Credit 1,235,684 0.2 978,694 0.2 947,319 0.1
Total $161,419,615 23.8% $168,612,061 27.0% $176,170,993 27.8%
All other lines 758 (2) 1,375 (2) 2,077 (2)
Total, all lines (4) $678,680,796 100.0% $624,812,509 100.0% $632,958,567 100.0%

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.
(2) Less than 0.1 percent.
(3) Does not include accident and health premiums reported on the property/casualty and health annual statements.
(4) Does not include deposit-type funds.
 
Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN BY LINE, LIFE/HEALTH INSURANCE, 2009-2011

($000)

  2009 2010 2011
Lines of insurance Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Annuities            
Ordinary individual annuities $195,668,021 31.3% $189,782,273 30.1% $212,367,624 31.4%
Group annuities 108,215,782 17.3 109,572,602 17.4 122,453,627 18.1
Total $303,883,803 48.6% $299,354,876 47.4% $334,821,251 49.5%
Life            
Ordinary life 121,062,285 19.4 125,621,681 19.9 130,862,072 19.3
Group life 29,807,040 4.8 30,461,025 4.8 31,511,422 4.7
Credit life (group and individual) 1,248,617 0.2 1,254,440 0.2 1,223,419 0.2
Industrial life 197,329 (2) 180,675 (2) 172,708 (2)
Total $152,315,270 24.4% $157,517,822 24.9% $163,769,622 24.2%
Accident and health (3)            
Group 89,437,736 14.3 90,905,054 14.4 93,009,404 13.8
Other 78,195,632 12.5 82,699,659 13.1 83,897,748 12.4
Credit 978,694 0.2 947,319 0.2 929,424 0.1
Total $168,612,061 27.0% $174,552,032 27.6% $177,836,576 26.3%
All other lines 1,375 (2) 2,077 (2) 2,404 (2)
Total, all lines (4)
$624,812,509 100.0% $631,426,806 100.0% $676,429,853 100.0%

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.
(2) Less than 0.1 percent.
(3) Does not include accident and health premiums reported on the property/casualty and health annual statements.
(4) Does not include deposit-type funds.
 
Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN BY LINE, LIFE/HEALTH INSURANCE INDUSTRY, 2011-2013

($000)

  2011 2012 2013
Lines of insurance Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total 
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total 
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total 
Annuities            
Ordinary individual annuities $212,365,662 32.3% $192,291,621 28.1% $198,862,072 30.7%
Group annuities 122,453,628 18.6 164,069,697 23.9 120,091,136 18.6
Total $334,819,290 50.9% $356,361,318 52.0% $318,953,208 49.3%
Life            
Ordinary life 130,935,596 19.9 132,640,130 19.4 129,963,644 20.1
Group life 31,478,628 4.8 34,420,250 5.0 33,532,415 5.2
Credit life (group and individual) 1,224,617 0.2 1,129,433 0.2 990,170 15.3
Industrial life 173,147 (2) 165,688 (2) 146,248 (2)
Total $163,811,988 24.9% $168,355,500 24.6% $164,632,477 25.4%
Accident and health (3)            
Group 87,795,765 13.4 90,647,379 13.2 94,705,454 14.6
Other 69,851,576 10.6 68,870,879 10.1 67,677,104 10.5
Credit 929,424 0.1 954,569 0.1 966,052 0.1
Total $158,576,766 24.1% $160,472,827 23.4% $163,348,610 25.2%
All other lines 2,404 (2) 2,574 (2) 3,027 (2)
Total, all lines (4) $657,210,448 100.0% $685,192,219 100.0% $646,937,321 100.0%

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.
(2) Less than 0.1 percent.
(3) Excludes accident and health premiums reported on the property/casualty and health annual statements.
(4) Excludes deposit-type funds.

Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN BY LINE, LIFE/HEALTH INSURANCE INDUSTRY, 2012-2014

($000)

  2012 2013 2014
Lines of insurance Direct
premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct
premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct
premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Annuities            
Ordinary individual annuities $192,291,621 28.1% $198,862,072 30.7% $205,448,744 31.0%
Group annuities 164,069,697 24.0 120,091,136 18.6 119,716,314 18.1
Total $356,361,318 52.0% $318,953,208 49.3% $325,165,057 49.1%
Life            
Ordinary life 132,639,900 19.4 129,963,536 20.1 132,935,453 20.1
Group life 34,419,733 5.0 33,532,415 5.2 34,378,152 5.2
Credit life (group and individual) 1,129,433 0.2 990,170 0.2 960,229 0.1
Industrial life 165,688 (2) 146,248 (2) 142,962 (2)
Total $168,354,754 24.6% $164,632,370 25.5% $168,416,797 25.4%
Accident and health (3)            
Group 90,460,090 13.2 94,590,278 14.6 98,108,859 14.8
Other 68,764,256 10.0 67,673,915 10.5 69,655,745 10.5
Credit 954,569 0.1 966,052 0.1 954,502 0.1
Total $160,178,916 23.4% $163,230,245 25.2% $168,719,106 25.5%
All other lines 46 (2) 3,027 (2) 3,482 (2)
Total, all lines (4) $684,895,034 100.0% $646,818,849 100.0% $662,304,443 100.0%

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.
(2) Less than 0.1 percent.
(3) Excludes accident and health premiums reported on the property/casualty and health annual statements.
(4) Excludes deposit-type funds.

Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
Direct Premiums Written By Line, Life/Health Insurance Industry, 2013-2015

($000)

  2013 2014 2015
Lines of insurance Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total 
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total 
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total 
Annuities            
Ordinary individual annuities $198,862,072 30.8% $205,448,744 31.0% $206,964,955 30.4%
Group annuities 120,091,136 18.6 119,716,314 18.1 127,014,242 18.6
Total $318,953,208 49.3% $325,165,057 49.1% $333,979,197 49.0%
Life            
Ordinary life 129,961,179 20.1 132,935,453 20.1 136,272,726 20.0
Group life 33,531,921 5.2 34,378,152 5.2 37,823,537 5.6
Credit life (group and individual) 990,170 0.2 960,229 0.1 920,257 0.1
Industrial life 146,248 (2) 142,962 (2) 131,020 (2)
Total $164,629,519 25.5% $168,416,797 25.4% $175,147,541 25.7%
Accident and health (3)            
Group 94,510,273 14.6 98,108,859 14.8 108,825,848 16.0
Other 67,592,828 10.5 69,655,745 10.5 62,232,501 9.1
Credit 966,052 0.1 954,502 0.1 908,567 0.1
Total $163,069,153 25.2% $168,719,106 25.5% $171,966,915 25.2%
All other lines 777 (2) 3,482 (2) 3,383 (2)
Total, all lines (4) $646,652,656 100.0% $662,304,443 100.0% $681,097,036 100.0%

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.
(2) Less than 0.1 percent.
(3) Excludes accident and health premiums reported on the property/casualty and health annual statements.
(4) Excludes deposit-type funds.

Source: NAIC data, sourced from S&P Global Market Intelligence, Insurance Information Institute.

 
Direct Premiums Written By Line, Life/Health Insurance Industry, 2014-2016

($000)

  2014 2015 2016
Lines of insurance Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Annuities            
     Ordinary individual annuities $205,448,744 31.0% $206,964,955 30.4% $197,026,489 28.8%
     Group annuities 119,716,314 18.1 127,014,242 18.6 129,332,100 18.9
   Total $325,165,057 49.1% $333,979,197 49.0% $326,358,589 47.8%
Life            
     Ordinary life 132,934,797 20.1 136,272,087 20.0 139,782,420 20.5
     Group life 34,378,068 5.2 37,823,537 5.6 36,427,891 5.3
     Credit life (group and individual) 960,229 0.1 917,663 0.1 828,632 0.1
     Industrial life 142,962 (2) 131,020 (2) 129,303 (2)
    Total $168,416,057 25.4% $175,144,308 25.7% $177,168,246 25.9%
Accident and health (3)            
     Group 98,088,456 14.8 108,826,002 16.0 115,379,861 16.9
     Other 69,655,745 10.5 62,218,089 9.1 63,637,078 9.3
     Credit 954,502 0.1 907,768 0.1 822,146 0.1
     Total $168,698,703 25.5% $171,951,859 25.2% $179,839,084 26.3%
All other lines 3,482 (2) 3,383 (2) 3,315 (2)
Total, all lines (4) $662,283,299 100.0% $681,078,747 100.0% $683,369,233 100.0%

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.
(2) Less than 0.1 percent.
(3) Excludes accident and health premiums reported on the property/casualty and health annual statements.
(4) Excludes deposit-type funds.

Source: NAIC data, sourced from S&P Global Market Intelligence, Insurance Information Institute.

 
Direct Premiums Written By Line, Life/Annuity Insurance Industry, 2015-2017

($000)

  2015 2016 2017
Lines of insurance Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Direct premiums
written (1)
Percent
of total
Annuities            
     Ordinary individual annuities $206,964,955 30.4% $197,026,489 28.8% $181,849,769 26.3%
     Group annuities 127,014,242 18.6 129,332,100 18.9 134,348,059 19.4
Total $333,979,197 49.0% $326,358,589 47.8% $316,197,828 45.7%
Life            
     Ordinary life 136,272,087 20.0 139,782,420 20.5 143,537,902 20.8
     Group life 37,822,798 5.6 36,427,380 5.3 39,856,057 5.8
     Credit life (group and individual) 917,663 0.1 828,632 0.1 808,621 0.1
     Industrial life 131,020 (2) 129,303 (2) 123,394 (2)
Total $175,143,569 25.7% $177,167,735 25.9% $184,325,974 26.7%
Accident and health (3)            
     Group 108,825,930 16.0 115,363,684 16.9 126,290,331 18.3
     Other 62,218,089 9.1 63,637,078 9.3 63,725,795 9.2
     Credit 907,768 0.1 822,146 0.1 830,946 0.1
Total $171,951,787 25.2% $179,822,908 26.3% $190,847,071 27.6%
All other lines 3,383 (2) 3,315 (2) 3,839 (2)
Total, all lines (4) $681,077,936 100.0% $683,352,546 100.0% $691,374,713 100.0%

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.
(2) Less than 0.1 percent.
(3) Excludes accident and health premiums reported on the property/casualty and health annual statements.
(4) Excludes deposit-type funds.

Source: NAIC data, sourced from S&P Global Market Intelligence, Insurance Information Institute.