National Flood Insurance Program, 1980-2015
    Losses paid
Year Policies in force at year-end Number Amount ($000)
1980 2,103,851 41,918 $230,414
1985 2,016,785 38,676 368,239
1990 2,477,861 14,766 167,897
1995 3,476,829 62,441 1,295,578
2000 4,369,087 16,362 251,721
2005 4,962,011 213,587 17,770,118
2007 5,655,919 23,189 614,014
2008 5,684,275 74,907 3,487,967
2009 5,700,235 31,033 779,898
2010 5,645,436 29,155 773,575
2011 5,646,144 78,183 2,427,274
2012 5,620,017 150,832 9,266,395
2013 5,568,642 18,101 491,415
2014 5,406,725 12,887 376,648
2015 5,206,241 20,208 791,837
Source: U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency.