MEDICAL MALPRACTICE INSURANCE, 2003-2012

($000)

Year Net premiums written (1) Annual percent change Combined ratio (2) Annual point change (3)
2003 $8,753,854 17.6% 139.0 -0.1 pts.
2004 9,124,240 4.2 109.0 -30.1
2005 8,619,572 -5.5 95.3 -13.6
2006 10,378,325 20.4 90.6 -4.7
2007 9,958,513 -4.0 84.7 -5.9
2008 9,521,113 -4.4 79.2 -5.5
2009 9,206,794 -3.3 85.5 6.3
2010 9,096,345 -1.2 88.9 3.4
2011 8,833,365 -2.9 88.0 -1.0
2012 8,687,643 -1.6 93.1 5.2
(1) After reinsurance transactions, excludes state funds. (2) After dividends to policyholders. A drop in the combined ratio represents an improvement; an increase represents a deterioration. (3) Calculated from unrounded data. Source: SNL Financial LC.