Current Table

Life Insurance Claims And Benefits Paid By State, 2018 (1)

($000)

State Incurred losses State Incurred losses
Alabama $6,043,002 Montana $1,278,196
Alaska 1,450,385 Nebraska 3,942,582
Arizona 10,589,725 Nevada 3,503,676
Arkansas 3,247,155 New Hampshire 2,934,643
California 52,428,371 New Jersey 22,135,051
Colorado 8,877,767 New Mexico 2,342,605
Connecticut 24,018,896 New York 52,148,576
Delaware 10,929,716 North Carolina 18,733,881
D.C. 2,099,703 North Dakota 1,252,428
Florida 38,827,525 Ohio 21,036,847
Georgia 13,749,299 Oklahoma 4,957,787
Hawaii 2,640,283 Oregon 6,192,524
Idaho 2,059,469 Pennsylvania 29,643,996
Illinois 21,804,757 Rhode Island 2,226,621
Indiana 10,499,210 South Carolina 7,164,072
Iowa 7,783,920 South Dakota 1,252,336
Kansas 4,729,667 Tennessee 10,383,209
Kentucky 6,184,881 Texas 33,808,541
Louisiana 6,828,097 Utah 5,052,233
Maine 2,430,245 Vermont 1,230,330
Maryland 12,761,931 Virgina 12,678,067
Massachusetts 17,067,079 Washington 9,745,631
Michigan 19,571,171 West Virginia 2,383,522
Minnesota 13,192,479 Wisconsin 14,728,358
Mississipi 3,238,581 Wyoming 877,039
Missouri 12,028,625 United States $586,714,691

(1) On a direct basis before reinsurance. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits, and other life insurance benefits. Does not include accident and health benefits.

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

 
LIFE INSURANCE CLAIMS AND BENEFITS PAID BY STATE, 2008 (1)

($000)

State Claims and benefits paid
Alabama $4,685,966.1
Alaska 592,871.2
Arizona  7,518,749.3
Arkansas 2,444,863.9
California  44,003,122.9
Colorado  6,962,668.1
Connecticut 14,190,462.1
Delaware 6,804,403.0
D.C. 1,596,564.9
Florida 27,685,112.8
Georgia 9,574,417.3
Hawaii 1,984,342.9
Idaho 1,723,244.7
Illinois 18,084,007.2
Indiana 7,915,549.3
Iowa 8,130,131.5
Kansas 3,755,639.7
Kentucky 3,824,273.1
Louisiana 5,200,188.6
Maine 1,540,754.7
Maryland 9,941,309.8
Massachusetts 13,592,842.2
Michigan 14,762,894.4
Minnesota 8,504,629.0
Mississippi 2,337,287.2
Missouri 7,705,405.3
Montana 932,608.3
Nebraska 2,620,122.5
Nevada 2,868,969.4
New Hampshire 2,009,651.1
New Jersey 18,881,453.5
New Mexico 2,274,043.8
New York 34,670,958.2
North Carolina 11,903,555.2
North Dakota 812,537.8
Ohio 16,200,743.4
Oklahoma 3,602,701.2
Oregon 4,707,871.1
Pennsylvania 19,662,081.0
Rhode Island 1,696,419.6
South Carolina 4,981,885.0
South Dakota 1,019,473.3
Tennessee 7,515,416.3
Texas 23,394,661.8
Utah 2,938,432.9
Vermont 947,233.9
Virginia  9,041,667.9
Washington 7,762,387.5
West Virginia 1,892,163.7
Wisconsin 7,887,076.3
Wyoming 554,531.8
United States $425,840,347.6

(1) On a direct basis before reinsurance. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits, and other life insurance benefits. Does not include accident and health.         

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.

 
LIFE INSURANCE CLAIMS AND BENEFITS PAID BY STATE, 2009 (1)

($000)

State Claims and benefits paid
Alabama $4,936,933
Alaska 620,687
Arizona 6,740,966
Arkansas 2,191,180
California  41,781,956
Colorado  6,293,627
Connecticut 16,182,062
D.C. 1,705,980
Delaware 10,275,358
Florida 25,191,445
Georgia 8,447,652
Hawaii 1,953,360
Idaho 1,459,957
Illinois 16,175,579
Indiana 7,031,993
Iowa 6,058,725
Kansas 3,419,561
Kentucky 3,422,080
Louisiana 4,317,581
Maine 1,470,232
Maryland 10,072,917
Massachusetts 12,322,392
Michigan 12,920,503
Minnesota 7,029,542
Mississippi 2,306,281
Missouri 6,979,799
Montana 792,553
Nebraska 2,421,391
Nevada 2,428,837
New Hampshire 1,824,912
New Jersey 16,906,629
New Mexico 2,067,945
New York 31,039,472
North Carolina 11,298,636
North Dakota 631,555
Ohio 14,921,891
Oklahoma 3,161,197
Oregon 4,173,204
Pennsylvania 18,055,614
Rhode Island 1,467,464
South Carolina 4,424,146
South Dakota 845,003
Tennessee 6,807,103
Texas 22,377,385
Utah 2,628,066
Vermont 775,396
Virginia  8,155,910
Washington 7,251,681
West Virginia 1,738,102
Wisconsin 6,811,566
Wyoming 498,020
United States $394,812,027

(1) On a direct basis before reinsurance. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits, and other life insurance benefits. Does not include accident and health.

Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
LIFE INSURANCE CLAIMS AND BENEFITS PAID BY STATE, 2010 (1)

($000)

State Claims and benefits paid
Alabama $4,503,105
Alaska 779,386
Arizona 7,064,354
Arkansas 2,349,974
California  38,884,728
Colorado  5,981,166
Connecticut 13,136,338
D.C. 1,467,419
Delaware 7,333,910
Florida 25,167,952
Georgia 8,744,043
Hawaii 2,017,917
Idaho 1,461,530
Illinois 15,863,882
Indiana 7,344,253
Iowa 4,727,971
Kansas 3,585,774
Kentucky 3,658,856
Louisiana 4,556,855
Maine 1,507,008
Maryland 7,319,838
Massachusetts 11,340,152
Michigan 12,878,754
Minnesota 7,509,519
Mississippi 2,728,584
Missouri 7,613,377
Montana 818,457
Nebraska 2,877,346
Nevada 2,548,746
New Hampshire 3,779,228
New Jersey 16,135,042
New Mexico 2,329,901
New York 31,625,935
North Carolina 10,919,330
North Dakota 708,741
Ohio 14,608,205
Oklahoma 3,296,651
Oregon 4,084,501
Pennsylvania 17,755,541
Rhode Island 1,519,730
South Carolina 942,237
South Dakota 4,603,123
Tennessee 6,937,677
Texas 22,069,666
Utah 2,927,850
Vermont 892,991
Virginia  8,094,815
Washington 6,869,226
West Virginia 1,647,155
Wisconsin 7,359,960
Wyoming 522,159
United States $385,400,856

(1) On a direct basis before reinsurance. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits, and other life insurance benefits. Does not include accident and health.

Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
LIFE INSURANCE CLAIMS AND BENEFITS PAID BY STATE, 2011 (1)

($000)

State Claims and benefits paid
Alabama $4,884,259
Alaska 779,385
Arizona 7,619,633
Arkansas 2,606,922
California 41,314,381
Colorado 6,534,953
Connecticut 14,680,770
Delaware 6,466,812
D.C. 1,442,232
Florida 28,168,256
Georgia 9,520,315
Hawaii 2,280,564
Idaho 1,509,482
Illinois 16,626,827
Indiana 7,855,069
Iowa 5,009,669
Kansas 4,245,065
Kentucky 4,106,668
Louisiana 4,880,905
Maine 1,642,741
Maryland 7,942,527
Massachusetts 12,516,617
Michigan 13,740,736
Minnesota 8,572,750
Mississippi 2,287,631
Missouri 8,562,703
Montana 877,424
Nebraska 2,867,177
Nevada 2,710,347
New Hampshire 2,234,458
New Jersey 18,889,342
New Mexico 2,269,403
New York 33,174,247
North Carolina 12,743,075
North Dakota 806,656
Ohio 16,015,534
Oklahoma 3,616,727
Oregon 4,651,017
Pennsylvania 20,317,086
Rhode Island 1,782,772
South Carolina 5,050,911
South Dakota 970,370
Tennessee 7,540,891
Texas 23,687,267
Utah 3,070,567
Vermont 978,973
Virginia 9,872,742
Washington 7,343,863
West Virginia 1,829,187
Wisconsin 8,149,236
Wyoming 545,413
United States $417,792,557

(1) On a direct basis before reinsurance. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits, and other life insurance benefits. Does not include accident and health.

Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
LIFE INSURANCE CLAIMS AND BENEFITS PAID BY STATE, 2012 (1)

($000)

State Claims and benefits paid
Alabama $4,890,686
Alaska 786,146
Arkansas 2,784,639
Arizona 7,500,805
California 41,886,798
Colorado 6,863,322
Connecticut 16,248,658
D.C. 1,781,718
Delaware 10,736,372
Florida 27,716,020
Georgia 9,550,848
Hawaii 2,253,240
Idaho 1,579,441
Illinois 18,006,450
Indiana 8,356,937
Iowa 5,487,144
Kansas 5,349,733
Kentucky 4,362,263
Louisiana 5,102,934
Maine 1,774,176
Maryland 8,194,850
Massachusetts 12,266,518
Michigan 14,213,682
Minnesota 8,993,581
Mississippi 2,498,713
Missouri 9,192,585
Montana 963,388
Nebraska 3,061,237
Nevada 2,601,015
New Hampshire 2,332,444
New Jersey 18,175,834
New Mexico 2,434,973
New York 35,559,412
North Carolina 13,120,047
North Dakota 848,196
Ohio 16,207,060
Oklahoma 3,716,079
Oregon 4,806,055
Pennsylvania 21,577,524
Rhode Island 1,857,320
South Carolina 5,150,284
South Dakota 1,090,580
Tennessee 7,581,860
Texas 24,405,679
Utah 3,387,341
Vermont 1,141,331
Virginia 10,157,400
Washington 7,754,328
West Virginia 1,790,565
Wisconsin 8,166,974
Wyoming 577,795
United States $436,842,982

(1) On a direct basis before reinsurance. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits, and other life insurance benefits. Does not include accident and health benefits.

Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
LIFE INSURANCE CLAIMS AND BENEFITS PAID BY STATE, 2013 (1)

($000)

State Claims and benefits paid
Alabama $5,371,670
Alaska 811,980
Arizona 8,416,817
Arkansas 2,779,660
California 43,910,987
Colorado 7,293,309
Connecticut 15,731,714
D.C. 1,976,722
Delaware 7,807,575
Florida 29,675,333
Georgia 10,681,760
Hawaii 2,259,266
Idaho 1,638,191
Illinois 18,563,912
Indiana 8,337,714
Iowa 5,739,560
Kansas 4,209,856
Kentucky 4,861,438
Louisiana 5,698,821
Maine 1,758,302
Maryland 8,677,052
Massachusetts 16,484,924
Michigan 15,830,844
Minnesota 9,487,392
Mississippi 2,645,702
Missouri 9,119,789
Montana 1,023,676
Nebraska 3,338,585
Nevada 2,747,970
New Hampshire 2,438,994
New Jersey 18,737,868
New Mexico 2,511,463
New York 35,326,500
North Carolina 13,140,105
North Dakota 878,236
Ohio 16,800,519
Oklahoma 3,555,581
Oregon 5,912,042
Pennsylvania 21,917,304
Rhode Island 1,699,855
South Carolina 5,512,377
South Dakota 1,121,657
Tennessee 7,888,629
Texas 25,662,392
Utah 3,325,736
Vermont 978,995
Virginia 10,434,980
Washington 8,303,029
West Virginia 1,996,357
Wisconsin 9,078,172
Wyoming 634,485
United States $454,735,796

(1) On a direct basis before reinsurance. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits, and other life insurance benefits. Does not include accident and health benefits.

Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
LIFE INSURANCE CLAIMS AND BENEFITS PAID BY STATE, 2014 (1)

($000)

State Incurred losses
Alabama $5,534,562
Alaska 1,050,496
Arizona 8,689,046
Arkansas 2,969,649
California 46,549,358
Colorado 8,432,780
Connecticut 18,424,037
Delaware 7,040,066
D.C. 2,320,962
Florida 31,859,905
Georgia 11,652,406
Hawaii 2,351,999
Idaho 1,842,329
Illinois 19,437,723
Indiana 9,141,049
Iowa 5,413,499
Kansas 6,019,788
Kentucky 5,270,547
Louisiana 5,690,525
Maine 2,071,977
Maryland 9,799,677
Massachusetts 14,654,968
Michigan 17,127,075
Minnesota 10,545,360
Mississippi 2,643,386
Missouri 10,511,193
Montana 1,073,476
Nebraska 3,592,246
Nevada 2,852,399
New Hampshire 2,572,098
New Jersey 21,048,797
New Mexico 2,352,877
New York 38,836,378
North Carolina 12,973,603
North Dakota 1,009,809
Ohio 17,722,061
Oklahoma 4,030,311
Oregon 5,107,450
Pennsylvania 24,127,056
Rhode Island 1,790,984
South Carolina 5,819,922
South Dakota 1,224,037
Tennessee 8,310,031
Texas 27,554,611
Utah 3,653,223
Vermont 997,154
Virginia 10,986,423
Washington 8,590,255
West Virginia 2,126,152
Wisconsin 9,295,479
Wyoming 708,265
United States $485,399,457

(1) On a direct basis before reinsurance. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits, and other life insurance benefits. Does not include accident and health benefits.

Source: SNL Financial LC.

 
Life Insurance Claims And Benefits Paid By State, 2015 (1)

($000)

State Incurred losses
Alabama $5,402,371
Alaska 1,124,489
Arizona 8,709,067
Arkansas 2,855,016
California 45,711,436
Colorado 7,716,105
Connecticut 17,827,167
Delaware 7,301,431
D.C. 2,405,674
Florida 31,781,067
Georgia 10,951,080
Hawaii 2,800,156
Idaho 1,836,051
Illinois 18,729,786
Indiana 9,167,815
Iowa 5,333,271
Kansas 4,595,145
Kentucky 4,967,446
Louisiana 5,695,238
Maine 2,153,539
Maryland 9,271,912
Massachusetts 14,230,104
Michigan 16,828,307
Minnesota 10,760,355
Mississipi 2,802,160
Missouri 10,133,759
Montana 1,095,615
Nebraska 3,421,982
Nevada 3,036,299
New Hampshire 2,573,916
New Jersey 20,833,249
New Mexico 2,371,793
New York 42,064,398
North Carolina 12,850,918
North Dakota 989,103
Ohio 18,193,176
Oklahoma 3,864,466
Oregon 5,464,001
Pennsylvania 23,591,965
Rhode Island 1,840,121
South Carolina 5,764,681
South Dakota 1,200,421
Tennessee 8,312,219
Texas 27,591,431
Utah 3,784,493
Vermont 1,099,179
Virgina 10,737,563
Washington 8,314,868
West Virginia 2,063,559
Wisconsin 9,191,887
Wyoming 714,362
United States $472,149,363

(1) On a direct basis before reinsurance. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits, and other life insurance benefits. Does not include accident and health benefits.

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

 
Life Insurance Claims And Benefits Paid By State, 2016 (1)

($000)

State Incurred losses State Incurred losses
Alabama $5,425,274 Montana $1,057,335
Alaska 1,203,460 Nebraska 3,532,189
Arizona 8,886,924 Nevada 3,072,891
Arkansas 2,820,081 New Hampshire 2,565,479
California 44,557,263 New Jersey 18,744,847
Colorado 8,063,699 New Mexico 2,392,382
Connecticut 15,553,182 New York 36,734,538
Delaware 9,874,239 North Carolina 20,227,837
D.C. 1,804,430 North Dakota 967,022
Florida 31,675,331 Ohio 17,128,333
Georgia 11,004,431 Oklahoma 3,954,800
Hawaii 2,190,388 Oregon 5,468,333
Idaho 1,720,052 Pennsylvania 23,577,254
Illinois 18,929,291 Rhode Island 1,778,105
Indiana 9,108,523 South Carolina 5,911,274
Iowa 7,153,761 South Dakota 1,240,757
Kansas 4,146,663 Tennessee 8,727,078
Kentucky 5,276,654 Texas 27,778,226
Louisiana 5,926,900 Utah 3,720,095
Maine 1,902,398 Vermont 975,122
Maryland 8,702,464 Virginia 11,053,003
Massachusetts 14,477,778 Washington 8,142,582
Michigan 16,143,512 West Virginia 2,123,979
Minnesota 10,699,221 Wisconsin 9,072,939
Mississippi 2,545,668 Wyoming 781,785
Missouri 9,556,303 United States $470,221,348

(1) On a direct basis before reinsurance. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits, and other life insurance benefits. Does not include accident and health benefits.

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

 
Life Insurance Claims And Benefits Paid By State, 2017 (1)

($000)

State Incurred losses State Incurred losses
Alabama $5,783,196 Montana $1,143,322
Alaska 1,043,621 Nebraska 3,555,187
Arizona 9,635,139 Nevada 2,973,536
Arkansas 2,929,500 New Hampshire 2,733,356
California 49,712,978 New Jersey 20,620,200
Colorado 8,025,467 New Mexico 2,476,972
Connecticut 21,504,856 New York 42,760,880
Delaware 12,517,265 North Carolina 16,392,113
D.C. 2,110,613 North Dakota 1,144,214
Florida 34,171,576 Ohio 19,966,748
Georgia 13,338,035 Oklahoma 5,613,329
Hawaii 2,436,644 Oregon 5,565,018
Idaho 1,996,330 Pennsylvania 24,910,828
Illinois 21,127,344 Rhode Island 1,939,775
Indiana 9,754,870 South Carolina 6,526,239
Iowa 7,606,423 South Dakota 1,365,396
Kansas 4,590,045 Tennessee 9,410,224
Kentucky 5,830,964 Texas 30,845,002
Louisiana 6,280,088 Utah 3,805,776
Maine 2,009,390 Vermont 1,056,817
Maryland 9,685,825 Virginia 11,998,252
Massachusetts 16,163,602 Washington 9,086,861
Michigan 17,930,509 West Virginia 2,138,764
Minnesota 12,898,961 Wisconsin 10,383,029
Mississippi 2,955,833 Wyoming 843,230
Missouri 11,086,371 United States $293,125,445

(1) On a direct basis before reinsurance. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits, and other life insurance benefits. Does not include accident and health benefits.

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