OTHER LIABILITY INSURANCE, 1999-2008

($000)

Year Net premiums written (1)  Annual percent change Combined ratio (2) Annual point change (3)
1999 $17,576,768 -0.9% 106.2 NA
2000 18,713,111 6.5 110.5 4.3 pts.
2001 21,415,896 14.4 120.4 9.9
2002 29,342,115 37.0 124.6 4.2
2003 36,149,829 23.2 112.1 -12.5
2004 39,752,695 10.0 114.0 1.9
2005 39,363,336 -1.0 110.3 -3.7
2006 42,221,215 7.3 94.6 -15.7
2007 41,162,879 -2.5 98.9 4.3
2008 38,589,206 -6.3 93.8 -5.2

(1) After reinsurance transactions, excluding 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.

NA=Data not available.

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