National Flood Insurance Program, 1980-2016
    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 4,962,011 213,593 17,770,443
2007 5,655,919 23,191 614,091
2008 5,684,275 74,980 3,489,569
2009 5,700,235 31,034 779,974
2010 5,645,436 29,164 773,706
2011 5,646,144 78,236 2,429,440
2012 5,620,017 151,849 9,516,995
2013 5,568,642 18,118 492,542
2014 5,406,725 12,907 380,222
2015 5,205,094 25,798 1,028,338
2016 5,081,470 59,332 3,693,244
Source: U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency.