LIFE INSURANCE INDUSTRY BENEFITS AND LOSSES, 2005-2009

($000)

  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Death benefits $50,489,979 $53,205,823 $55,365,319 $57,867,372 $57,563,484
Matured endowments, excluding annual pure endowments 577,785 555,622 558,004 621,121 649,643
Annuity benefits 60,594,808 67,320,456 68,862,621 66,521,109 64,023,574
Disability, accident and health benefits (1) 74,235,894 91,168,248 101,548,206 113,685,324 120,218,042
Coupons, pure endowment, and similar benefits 117,909 20,647 12,070 18,655 17,027
Surrender benefits, withdrawals with life contracts 226,012,081 271,991,585 305,165,095 291,562,349 228,671,086
Group conversions 26,461 14,744 23,084 14,440 26,577
Interest and adjustments on deposit-type contracts 14,706,834 16,730,226 17,814,679 15,031,218 10,400,946
Payments on supplementary contracts with life contingencies 1,916,111 1,955,777 1,965,088 1,457,854 1,524,723
Increase in aggregate reserve 88,870,985 53,062,809 17,512,377 129,178,264 88,648,666
Total benefits and losses $517,548,846 $556,025,937 $568,826,543 $675,957,707 $571,743,766

(1) Does not include benefits paid by health insurance companies and property/casualty insurance companies.

Source: SNL Financial LC.