Key figures related to insurance claims due to The Heavy Rain Event of July 2018 as of Sep. 12, 2018
(Sep. 20, 2018

The General Insurance Association of Japan (GIAJ) has released the following updated figures as of Sep. 12: 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.

 

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

383

352,651

1,344

2,684,917

259

488,118

1,986

3,525,686

Osaka

27

29,587

1,151

1,048,323

218

105,609

1,396

1,183,519

Hyogo

115

77,815

1,850

2,148,207

131

281,583

2,096

2,507,605

Wakayama

290

249,439

266

306,018

21

518,209

577

1,073,666

Okayama

8,588

9,786,866

5,227

57,440,073

577

990,155

14,392

68,217,094

Hiroshima

8,259

9,477,941

5,579

27,884,326

807

1,245,823

14,645

38,617,090

Yamaguchi

510

481,237

567

2,932,661

90

39,551

1,167

3,453,449

Ehime

1,892

2,051,659

1,985

14,484,730

337

691,251

4,214

17,227,640

Fukuoka

4,049

4,052,158

3,884

10,093,592

668

1,147,390

8,601

15,293,140

Other prefectures

693

659,587

3,756

10,985,410

1,391

2,962,656

5,840

14,607,653

Total

24,806

27,218,940

25,609

130,008,257

4,499

8,479,345

54,914

165,706,542

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 407 1,640 268 2,315
Osaka 42 1,625 239 1,906
Hyogo 135 2,444 149 2,728
Wakayama 309 349 23 681
Okayama 9,171 6,397 632 16,200
Hiroshima 8,882 7,299 866 17,047
Yamaguchi 555 766 93 1,414
Ehime 2,060 2,307 354 4,721
Fukuoka 4,388 4,716 699 9,803
Other prefectures 790 3,493 1,743 6,026
Total 26,739 31,036 5,066 62,841