November 28, 2022

Plunkett Research, Ltd., a Houston-based market research firm, has published a complete, new report on the Insurance Industry.  (Plunkett’s Insurance Industry Almanac 2023,  It contains hundreds of pages of vital insights, including forecasts, market sizing, technologies analysis, trends analysis and statistical tables, as well as data on top global companies.

Key Findings:

A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms within the Insurance Industry.  Gain vital insights that can help shape strategy for business development, product development and investments.

Key Features:

  • Business trends analysis
  • In-depth industry overview
  • Technology trends analysis
  • Forecasts
  • Spending, investment, and consumption discussions
  • In-depth industry statistics and metrics
  • Industry employment numbers

Additional Key Features Include:

Industry Glossary

Industry Contacts list, including Professional Societies and Industry Associations

Profiles of industry-leading companies

  • U.S. and Global Firms
  • Publicly held, Private and Subsidiaries
  • Executive Contacts
  • Revenues
  • For Public Companies: Detailed Financial Summaries

Pages: 498

Statistical Tables Provided: 12

Companies Profiled: 350

Geographic Focus: Global

Price: $399.99

Key Questions Answered Include:

  • How is the industry evolving?
  • How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
  • How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
  • What is the size of the market now and in the future?
  • What are the financial results of the leading companies?
  • What are the names and titles of top executives?
  • What are the top companies and what are their revenues?

This feature-rich report covers competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis—everything you need to know about the Insurance Industry.

Major Trends Affecting the Insurance Industry

  1. Introduction to the Insurance Industry
  2. Post-COVID, How the Insurance Industry Stands After the Coronavirus
  3. Sophisticated Risk Management and Prevention Programs Lead to Lower Losses
  4. Risk Managers Seek Certification
  5. Independent Agencies Continue to Dominate Commercial Insurance, but Play a Lesser Role in Personal Lines
  6. Insurance Direct Selling and E-Commerce Grow
  7. Insurance Underwriting Uses Artificial Intelligence (AI)/Policy Holders Allow Their Habits to Be Tracked for Lower Insurance Rates
  8. Artificial Intelligence (AI) Enables Life Insurance Underwriting
  9. States Pick Up Some Wind and Flood Risk for Homeowners/Underwriters Rely on Sophisticated Risk Analysis Technology to Set Rates
  10. No End in Sight to the Growth of Specialized Insurance Lines
  11. Health Sharing Ministries Attract Millions of Members
  12. Annuity Account Managers Create New Product Strategies/Fiduciary Rule Changes Help Annuity Sales Soar
  13. Major U.S., Japanese and European Insurance Firms See Vast Promise in Chinese, Southeast Asian and Emerging Markets
  14. Continued Rise in Health Care Costs
  15. Number of Uninsured Americans Declines But Remains High
  16. U.S. Affordable Care Act (ACA) of 2010 Rewrote the Rules and Increased Coverage, But Costs Continue to Rise
  17. Employers Fight Rapidly Growing Health Care Premiums/Require Employees to Pay a Significant Share of Costs
  18. Insurance Companies Change Strategies Due to Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Rapidly Rising Costs of Care
  19. Malpractice Suits Are Blamed for Rising Health Care Costs/Tort Reform Is Capping Awards for Damages
  20. Hedge Funds and Private Equity Play a Major Role in Financial Products Including Derivatives, Lending and Insurance
  21. Aging Populations, Baby Boomers Create Opportunities/U.S. Pension Accounts Top $33.7 Trillion
  22. Basel III, Dodd-Frank Act and Volcker Act Increase Regulation/European Solvency II and MiFID 2 Take Effect
  23. Financial Technology (FinTech) Enables Online Lending, Insurance and Robo Advisors
  24. Drones Save Time and Money in a Variety of Industries Including Insurance, Real Estate and Construction
  25. Gig Economy and Self-Driving Cars Pose Insurance Challenges and Underwriting Opportunities
  26. The Future of the Insurance Industry and Risk Management

Insurance Industry Statistics

  1. Insurance Industry Statistics and Market Size Overview
  2. Assets & Liabilities of U.S. Property-Casualty Insurance Companies: 2019-2nd Quarter 2022
  3. Assets & Liabilities of U.S. Life Insurance Companies: 2019-2nd Quarter 2022
  4. Typical U.S. Automobile Insurance Costs, per Year: 2021
  5. Employers’ Costs for Total Compensation and Health Insurance, by Selected Characteristics, U.S.: Selected Years, 2018-2022
  6. The Nation’s Health Dollar: 2022 Where It Came From (Estimated)
  7. The Nation’s Health Dollar: 2022 Where It Went (Estimated)
  8. Number & Percent of Persons of All Ages with and without Health Insurance Coverage, U.S.: 2002-2021
  9. Number & Percent of Persons without Health Insurance Coverage, by Age Group, U.S.: 2000-2021
  10. Medical Care Benefits in the U.S.: Access, Participation and Take-Up Rates, March 2022
  11. Retirement Benefits in the U.S.: Access, Participation and Take-Up Rates, March 2022
  12. Employment in the Insurance Industry, U.S.: 2016-July 2022