OTHER LIABILITY INSURANCE, 2001-2010

($000)

Year Net premiums written (1) Annual percent change Combined ratio (2) Annual point change (3)
2001 $21,381,147 15.9% 120.4 10.2 pts.
2002 29,142,080 36.3 122.2 1.8
2003 36,046,157 23.7 112.3 -9.9
2004 39,637,810 10.0 114.3 2.0
2005 39,263,190 -0.9 112.0 -2.3
2006 42,143,446 7.3 96.5 -15.4
2007 41,150,954 -2.4 99.2 2.7
2008 38,484,510 -6.5 92.1 -7.1
2009 36,031,130 -6.4 105.3 13.2
2010 35,678,541 -1.0 108.3 3.0

(1) After reinsurance transactions, excluding state funds.
(2) After dividends to policyholders. A drop in the combined ratio represents an improvement; an increase represents a deterioration.
(3) Calculated from unrounded data.

Source: SNL Financial LC.