DIRECT PREMIUMS WRITTEN BY LINE, LIFE/HEALTH INSURANCE, 2005-2009

($ millions)

  2005 2008 2009
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 $177,602 31.4% $220,594 32.2% $195,661 31.2%
Group annuities 110,952 19.6 126,663 18.5 108,216 17.3
Total $288,554 51.1% $347,257 50.6% $303,877 48.5%
Life               
Ordinary life 123,259 21.8 137,243 20.0 120,964 19.3
Group life 30,245 5.4 30,962 4.5 29,802 4.8
Credit life (group and individual) 1,603 0.3 1,570 0.2 1,249 0.2
Industrial life 250 (2) 234 (2) 197 (2)
Total $155,357 27.5% $170,009 24.8% $152,212 24.3%
Accident and health (3)            
Group 78,484 13.9 93,023 13.6 91,465 14.6
Other 39,709 7.0 74,302 10.8 78,660 12.5
Credit 1,499 0.3 1,236 0.2 979 0.2
Total $119,693 21.2% $168,560 24.6% $171,103 27.3%
All other lines 1,325 0.2 0.7 (2) 1.4 (2)
Total, all lines (4) $564,929 100.0% $685,827 100.0% $627,194 100.0%

(1) Before reinsurance transactions.
(2) Less than 0.1 percent.
(3) Does not include accident and health premiums reported on the property/casualty and health annual statements.
(4) Does not include deposit-type funds.

Source: SNL Financial LC.