Key figures related to insurance claims due to the northern Osaka Earthquake as of July 9, 2018
(July 13, 2018

The General Insurance Association of Japan (GIAJ) has released the following updated figures as of July 9: the number of inquiries (*1) for "Earthquake Insurance on Dwelling Risks".

The figures below were gathered from both domestic and foreign insurance companies.

Region / PrefectureNumber of
inquiries
(*1)
 Shiga 288
 Kyoto 7,054
 Osaka 82,555
 Hyogo 5,171
 Nara 1,312
 Other prefectures 309
Total 96,689

*1 The number of inquiries includes the number of cases where insurance companies received requests for damage investigations, inquiries about earthquake insurance coverage, and requests for advice on policyholder contracts. The number includes inquiries for both buildings and contents.