For Consumers

2013 market information report

In 2013, OIC regulated nearly 2,300 companies and more than 140,000 agents and brokers. We collected more than $450 million in premium taxes, which are deposited in the state’s general fund to help pay for state government operations.

Insurance plays an important role in our state's economy. The insurance industry in Washington generated $34 billion in premiums in 2013. As of 2012, the most recent data available, the industry employed more than 52,500 people here and accounted for $3.6 billion in compensation. It contributed $5.8 billion to Washington's gross state product, about 1.49% of the state's total.

The 2013 annual report identifies the state's largest insurance companies by market share and contains statistical information about company transactions for the year. We obtain the data from the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC). Neither the NAIC nor OIC makes representations or warranties with respect to the accuracy or the completeness of the data and statistics in this report, which is for informational purposes only.

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