Direct Premiums Written By Line, Life/Health Insurance Industry, 2014-2016

($000)

  2014 2015 2016
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 $205,448,744 31.0% $206,964,955 30.4% $197,026,489 28.8%
     Group annuities 119,716,314 18.1 127,014,242 18.6 129,332,100 18.9
   Total $325,165,057 49.1% $333,979,197 49.0% $326,358,589 47.8%
Life            
     Ordinary life 132,934,797 20.1 136,272,087 20.0 139,782,420 20.5
     Group life 34,378,068 5.2 37,823,537 5.6 36,427,891 5.3
     Credit life (group and individual) 960,229 0.1 917,663 0.1 828,632 0.1
     Industrial life 142,962 (2) 131,020 (2) 129,303 (2)
    Total $168,416,057 25.4% $175,144,308 25.7% $177,168,246 25.9%
Accident and health (3)            
     Group 98,088,456 14.8 108,826,002 16.0 115,379,861 16.9
     Other 69,655,745 10.5 62,218,089 9.1 63,637,078 9.3
     Credit 954,502 0.1 907,768 0.1 822,146 0.1
     Total $168,698,703 25.5% $171,951,859 25.2% $179,839,084 26.3%
All other lines 3,482 (2) 3,383 (2) 3,315 (2)
Total, all lines (4) $662,283,299 100.0% $681,078,747 100.0% $683,369,233 100.0%
(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.