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.