Mississippi Insurance Claims & Adjusters Stats

2014 Mississippi Insurance Adjuster Employment
Adjusters* Per Office Independent Ratio Management Ratio
11,796 9 1:3.1 1:7.4
SOURCES: The Claims Pages Adjuster Services Department      * In-State & Out-of-State Adjusters
2014 Mississippi Insurance Company Breakdown
Largest Adjuster Concentration Largest Number of Adjusters
Ridgeland - 73 Mississippi Farm Bureau
SOURCES: The Claims Pages Adjuster Services Department
2013 Mississippi Incurred Losses
Type of Loss Total Incurred Losses
Property / Casualty $3,368,013,000
Automotive $1,168,092,000
Homeowners $687,831,000
Commercial $1,465,309,000
Workers' Comp $159,537,000
TOTAL $6,848,782,000
SOURCES: SNL Financial LC. Insurance Information Institute. 2013.
2014 Mississippi Tornadoes and Related Deaths
Total Tornado Count Related Fatalities
91 16
SOURCES: U.S. Department of Commerce, Storm Prediction Center, National Weather Service.
2014 Mississippi Wildfire Count and Coverage
Total Wildfire Count Acres Burned
97 10,053
SOURCES: National Interagency Fire Center.
Mississippi Insurance Department
Mike Chaney, Commissioner
PO Box 79
Jackson, MS 39205
Phone: 601-359-3569
Fax: 601-359-1951
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Mississippi Quick Stats
The 2013 insurance company claims payments in Mississippi as measured by direct property/casualty incurred losses, were $3,400,000,000.
The insurance industry provided 18,593 jobs in Mississippi in 2013, according to the Department of Commerce. These jobs accounted for about $832,028,000 in compensation in Mississippi.
$1,478,000,000 of the Mississippi gross state product was contributed by the insurance industry, accounting for 1.5% of the GSP.
Direct premiums written by property/casualty insurance companies in Mississippi totaled $4,586,377,000 in 2013.
Life/health premiums in Mississippi totaled $4,453,000,000 in 2013 (including life insurance, annuities, accident and health insurance, deposit type funds and other considerations).
Life insurance claims and benefits payouts in Mississippi totaled $2,600,000,000 in 2013. Includes life insurance, death benefits, matured endowments, annuity benefits and other life insurance benefits. This does not include accident and health.
The Mississippi surplus lines market accounted for $345,300,000 in gross premiums written in 2013, according to a survey by Business Insurance.
Premium taxes paid by insurance companies in Mississippi totaled $212,493,000 in 2013.