Largest life insurance companies globally 2020, by market capitalization

The statistic presents the leading life insurance companies worldwide in 2020, by market capitalization. UnitedHealth Group , based in United States, was the largest life and health insurer globally, with market capitalization amounting to 277.1 billion U.S. dollars.

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As well as UnitedHealth Group, other leading life insurance companies in terms of market capitalization worldwide in 2020, were Ping An Insurance Group from China (187.2 billion U.S. dollars), AIA Group from Hong Kong (111.8 billion U.S. dollars), and China Life Insurance from China (60.3 billion U.S. dollars).

In the United States, the ranking of life insurers with largest market capitalization as of February 2016 displays the following results: MetLife ranked highest, followed by Prudential Financial, Aflac, and Principal Financial.

When taking total assets into consideration, Prudential Financial, followed by MetLife, and New York Life proved to be the largest life insurance companies in the United States in 2017.

The United States proved to be the country with highest value of life insurance premiums written in 2016, with premiums amounting to approximately 558.85 billion U.S. dollars. Other leading world countries in terms of value of life insurance premiums written were Japan, China, and the United Kingdom.

Largest life insurance companies worldwide in 2020, by market capitalization

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Source

Release date

June 2020

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2020

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