Key figures related to insurance claims due to The Heavy Rain Event of July 2018 as of July 23, 2018
(July 27, 2018

The General Insurance Association of Japan (GIAJ) has released the following updated figures as of July 23: the number of insurance claims due to "The Heavy Rain Event of July 2018".

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

Region / Prefecture Number of accepted claims
Coverage for damage to own vehicle Fire insurance Miscellaneous insurance including accident insurance Total
Number of insured automobiles Number of policies Number of policies
Kyoto 388 1,396 57 1,841
Osaka 38 1,267 128 1,433
Hyogo 127 1,853 76 2,056
Wakayama 294 297 7 598
Okayama 8,641 5,642 279 14,562
Hiroshima 8,184 6,078 414 14,676
Yamaguchi 526 650 29 1,205
Ehime 1,875 2,055 127 4,057
Fukuoka 4,167 3,901 292 8,360
Other prefectures 733 2,764 599 4,096
Total 24,973 25,903 2,008 52,884

 

Coverage for damage to own vehicle

Fire insurance

Miscellaneous insurance including accident insurance

Total

 

Number of insured automobiles

Total amount of
claims paid
(in thousands of yen)

Number of policies

Total amount of
claims paid
(in thousands of yen)

Number of policies

Total amount of
claims paid
(in thousands of yen)

Numbers of insured automobiles and policies

Total amount of
claims paid
(in thousands of yen)

Kyoto

325

301,594

1,278

1,645,075

56

219,428

1,659

2,166,097

Osaka

29

18,470

1,127

570,284

112

92,049

1,268

680,803

Hyogo

111

79,433

1,705

1,407,130

68

68,512

1,884

1,555,075

Wakayama

249

216,427

271

206,014

5

1,708

525

424,149

Okayama

7,624

7,559,115

5,120

24,263,397

249

298,934

12,993

32,121,446

Hiroshima

7,676

6,787,234

5,496

10,961,808

394

567,364

13,566

18,316,406

Yamaguchi

464

437,011

566

1,218,341

25

8,686

1,055

1,664,038

Ehime

1,724

1,829,688

1,931

6,291,780

121

254,064

3,776

8,375,532

Fukuoka

3,670

3,484,218

3,552

4,786,973

283

119,862

7,505

8,391,053

Other prefectures

619

554,663

2,482

4,152,996

543

525,490

3,644

5,233,149

Total

22,491

21,267,853

23,528

55,503,798

1,856

2,156,097

47,875

78,927,748