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Insurance in China

Insurance in China

Summary

Insurance in China industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size (value 2012-16, and forecast to 2021). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the China insurance market. Includes market size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key Highlights

The insurance market consists of the non-life insurance sector and the life insurance sector. The value of the market is shown in terms of gross premium incomes.

The Chinese insurance market had total gross written premiums of $466.0bn in 2016, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18.9% between 2012 and 2016.

The life insurance segment was the market's most lucrative in 2016, with total gross written premiums of $262.5bn, equivalent to 56.3% of the market's overall value.

The increasing urbanization and educational attainment of the Chinese population in recent times has improved its awareness of insurance products for mitigating risks and investing available income. Accordingly, the demand for standard classes of insurance products such as motor and property insurance has peaked, whilst demand has also emerged for more dispensable insurance products such as life, healthcare and pension schemes.

Scope

  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, major segments, and leading players in the insurance market in China
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the insurance market in China
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key insurance market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the China insurance market with five year forecasts
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the China insurance market by value in 2016?
  • What will be the size of the China insurance market in 2021?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the China insurance market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • Who are the top competitiors in China's insurance market?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market Segmentation
Category segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
China Life Insurance Company Limited
China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd.
PICC Property and Casualty Company Limited
Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd.
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: China insurance market value: $ billion, 2012-16
Table 2: China insurance market category segmentation: $ billion, 2016
Table 3: China insurance market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2016
Table 4: China insurance market value forecast: $ billion, 2016-21
Table 5: China Life Insurance Company Limited: key facts
Table 6: China Life Insurance Company Limited: key financials ($)
Table 7: China Life Insurance Company Limited: key financials (CNY)
Table 8: China Life Insurance Company Limited: key financial ratios
Table 9: China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd.: key facts
Table 10: China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd.: key financials ($)
Table 11: China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd.: key financials (CNY)
Table 12: China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd.: key financial ratios
Table 13: PICC Property and Casualty Company Limited: key facts
Table 14: PICC Property and Casualty Company Limited: key financials ($)
Table 15: PICC Property and Casualty Company Limited: key financials (CNY)
Table 16: PICC Property and Casualty Company Limited: key financial ratios
Table 17: Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd.: key facts
Table 18: Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd.: key financials ($)
Table 19: Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd.: key financials (CNY)
Table 20: Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd.: key financial ratios
Table 21: China size of population (million), 2012-16
Table 22: China gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2012-16
Table 23: China gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2012-16
Table 24: China inflation, 2012-16
Table 25: China consumer price index (absolute), 2012-16
Table 26: China exchange rate, 2012-16
List of Figures
Figure 1: China insurance market value: $ billion, 2012-16
Figure 2: China insurance market category segmentation: % share, by value, 2016
Figure 3: China insurance market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2016
Figure 4: China insurance market value forecast: $ billion, 2016-21
Figure 5: Forces driving competition in the insurance market in China, 2016
Figure 6: Drivers of buyer power in the insurance market in China, 2016
Figure 7: Drivers of supplier power in the insurance market in China, 2016
Figure 8: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the insurance market in China, 2016
Figure 9: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the insurance market in China, 2016
Figure 10: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the insurance market in China, 2016
Figure 11: China Life Insurance Company Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 12: China Life Insurance Company Limited: assets & liabilities
Figure 13: China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd.: revenues & profitability
Figure 14: China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd.: assets & liabilities
Figure 15: PICC Property and Casualty Company Limited: revenues & profitability
Figure 16: PICC Property and Casualty Company Limited: assets & liabilities
Figure 17: Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd.: revenues & profitability
Figure 18: Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd.: assets & liabilities

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