Burkina Faso: Life insurance volume

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 Burkina Faso

Life insurance premium volume, percent of GDP

 Latest value 0.50
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2001 - 2020
 Average 0.24
 Min - Max 0.09 - 0.50
 Source Swiss Re
For that indicator, we provide data for Burkina Faso from 2001 to 2020. The average value for Burkina Faso during that period was 0.24 percent with a minimum of 0.09 percent in 2001 and a maximum of 0.5 percent in 2020. The latest value from 2020 is 0.5 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 92 countries is 1.90 percent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Burkina Faso - Life insurance volume - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Burkina Faso - Life insurance volume - historical chart - 2001-2020




Definition: Ratio of life insurance premium volume to GDP. Premium volume is the insurer's direct premiums earned (if Property/Casualty) or received (if Life/Health) during the previous calendar year. Premium data are taken from various issues of Sigma reports (Swiss Re). Data on GDP in US dollars is from the electronic version of the World Development Indicators.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Life insurance volume 0.50 2020 percent
 Non-life insurance premium volume 0.66 2020 percent
 Insurance company assets 2.90 2019 percent
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