Dublin - Research and Markets, a Dublin research firm, released a new offering, “The Life Insurance Carriers Industry Report,” the company reports. The report includes 2007 and 2008 forecast estimates on the size of the industry (sales, establishments, employment) for the 47 largest world countries.  The report also includes industry definition, 5-year historical trends on industry sales, establishments and employment and estimates on up to 10 sub-industries, including fraternal life insurance organizations, mutual association life insurance, and life insurance agents.

According to Research and Markets, this latest report provides current demographic data and estimates for the largest U.S. and world industries.
 
These estimates are produced by a proprietary economic model that is based on a number of sources and factors:

1. The size and characteristics of the largest U.S. industries (based on the U.S. Bureau of the Census statistics, inflation rates and industry trends).

2. The relative size and characteristics of other countries (based on GDP, population and per capita income).

3. The proportion of economies based on manufacturing, services, agricultural and resource industries). This data is mostly from the CIA World Factbook and the Economist.

4. Local currency estimates are based on U.S. sales estimates and the most current currency exchange rates.

5. NAICS codes (North American Classification System codes) are used in each industry definition in order to aid report users in clarifying and standardizing the definitions of each industry between different countries.

Countries mentioned in the report include:

Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Czech Rep, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela

For more information, visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports Source: Research and Markets

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Digital Insurance content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access