South Africa: Insurance company assets

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 South Africa

Insurance company assets, percent of GDP

 Latest value 60.14
 Year 2020
 Measure percent
 Data availability 2000 - 2020
 Average 48.00
 Min - Max 27.55 - 63.25
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for South Africa from 2000 to 2020. The average value for South Africa during that period was 48 percent with a minimum of 27.55 percent in 2003 and a maximum of 63.25 percent in 2015. The latest value from 2020 is 60.14 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 85 countries is 26.96 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
South Africa - Insurance company assets - Recent values chart

Historical chart
South Africa - Insurance company assets - historical chart - 2000-2020




Definition: Ratio of assets of insurance companies to GDP. Data taken from a variety of sources such as AXCO and national sources.

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 Stock market value traded 86.86 2020 percent
 Stock market return 24.02 2021 percent
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 Non-life insurance premium volume 2.91 2019 percent
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