OECD Insurance Statistics

Click to Access: 
ISSN :
2074-4145 (online)
DOI :
10.1787/ins-data-en
Hide / Show Abstract
The OECD collects and publishes major official insurance statistics for all OECD countries.
Also available in: French
Keywords: insurance, statistics
 

Hide / Hide / Show all Abstracts List of datasets

  • Mark Click to Access
  • Click to Access: 

    Balance sheet and income

    The balance sheet and income dataset shows data for direct insurance and reinsurance by life, non-life and composite categories shown in US dollars or national currency. Data are available from 2008 onwards.

  • Click to Access: 

    Business written in the reporting country

    This dataset contains business written in the reporting country on a gross and net premium basis. It contains a breakdown by ownership between domestic companies, foreign-controlled companies and branches and agencies or foreign companies.It also comprises various type of premiums (gross premiums, premiums ceded, net written premium) as well as insurance type (life, non-life, composite) and facultative reinsurance may be included under (direct business or reinsurance accepted) according to practice in the reporting country. Data are expressed in national currency, USD or Euro (in millions) and presented from 1983 onwards.
  • Click to Access: 

    Commissions

    This dataset includes statistics related to commissions in the reporting country, containing a breakdown between domestic companies, foreign-controlled companies and branches and agencies of foreign companies. The commissions in the reporting country can then be compared by ownership (domestic undertakings, foreign controlled undertakings, branches and agencies of foreign undertakings), by insurance type ( life, non-life, composite) and facultative reinsurance(direct business, reinsurance accepted). Data are expressed in national currency, USD or Euro (in millions) and presented from 1993 onwards.
  • Click to Access: 

    Gross claims payments

    This dataset contains data related to gross claims payments in the reporting country, containing a breakdown between domestic companies, foreign-controlled companies and branches and agencies of foreign companies. The core variable can be further analyzed by type of insurance (life, non-life,composite). Data are expressed in different currencies and starting from 1993.
  • Click to Access: 

    Gross operating expenses

    This dataset contains gross operating expenses in the reporting country, with a breakdown between domestic companies, foreign-controlled companies and branches and agencies of foreign companies.This table also compares the core variable by type of insurance (life, non-life, composite) and currency ( euro, USD). Data are available starting from 1993.
  • Click to Access: 

    Insurance activity indicators

    This comparative table comprises statistics on the insurance industry indicators as this sector is a key component of the economy by virtue of the amount of premiums it collects, the scale of its investment and the essential scoail and economic role it plays on personal and business risk coverage. This dataset includes insurance activity incators such as market share,density, penetration, life insurance share, premiums per employee, retention ratio, ratio of reinsurance accepted, market share of foreign companies and market share of branches/agencies. Data are presented from 1983 onwards with annual datapoints.
  • Click to Access: 

    Insurance business by domestic and foreign risks

    This subset the OECD Insurance Statistics presents statistics on the insurance industry with a focus on domestic and foreign business risk. The type of risk can be further analyzed by type of premium (net written premium, gross premiums, premium ceded), ownership (domestic company, foreign controlled undertakings, branches and agencies of foreign undertakings) and type of insurance (life, non-life, composite). Data are expressed in different currency terms and are presented from 1983 onwards.
  • Click to Access: 

    Insurance business written abroad by branches

    This dataset includes statistics pertaining to the insurance business written abroad by branches. It also includes variables such as premium type (gross premium, premium ceded, net written premium), branches and agencies, subsidiaries, insurance type (life,non-life,composite), partner country, direct business and resinsurance accepted. Data are available in Euro/ USD currency and are presented from 1983 onwards.
  • Click to Access: 

    Insurance business written in the reporting country

    This dataset includes statistics on business written in the reporting country by premiums (gross premium, premium ceded,net written premium), by classes of non-life insurance(freight insurance, general liability insurance, treaty reinsurance) for the business written in the reporting country.In fact, business written in the reporting country should include all business written in the reporting country, whether in respect of domestic or foreign (world wide) risks.Data are presented from 1987 onwards.
  • Click to Access: 

    Insurance companies and employees

    This dataset provides information on number of insurance companies and employees within the sector. The number of insurance undertakings is then examined by ownership(domestic undertakings, foreign controlled undertakings, branches and agencies of foreign undertakings) and by insurance type (life, non-life, composite, reinsurance).Number of insurance employees is also available by employer type(insurance undertakings, intermediaries).Data is available starting from 1983.
  • Click to Access: 

    Outstanding investment by direct insurance companies

    This dataset includes statistics related to outstanding investment by direct insurance companies, classifies by investment category (real estate,mortgage loans, shares, bonds, loans, other investment), companies nationality, destination(foreign or domestic), ownership, insurance type, insurer type(direct insurer, reinsurer).Data are expressed in different currencies and are available from 1988 onwards.
  • Add to Marked List