Key figures related to insurance claims due to The Heavy Rain Event of July 2018 and typhoons as of Dec. 11
(Dec. 20, 2018

The General Insurance Association of Japan (GIAJ) has released the following updated figures as of Dec. 11: the number of insurance claims due to The Heavy Rain Event of July 2018 and Typhoon No. 21 (Typhoon Jebi) and Typhoon No. 24 (Typhoon Trami)" .

The figures below were gathered from both the General Insurance Association of Japan and the Foreign Non-Life Insurance Association of Japan member companies.

The Heavy Rain Event of July 2018

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 415 1,705 288 2,408
Osaka 45 1,674 249 1,968
Hyogo 145 2,573 162 2,880
Wakayama 313 360 24 697
Okayama 9,270 6,619 779 16,668
Hiroshima 9,063 7,542 1,030 17,635
Yamaguchi 623 800 121 1,544
Ehime 2,077 2,406 456 4,939
Fukuoka 4,491 4,958 763 10,212
Other prefectures 840 3,557 2,342 6,739
Total 27,282 32,194 6,214 65,690

 

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

386

362,215

1,218

3,216,711

275

528,813

1,942

4,107,739

Osaka

29

34,716

954

1,273,576

218

2,143,515

1,201

3,451,807

Hyogo

123

96,323

1,615

3,093,306

137

317,156

1,875

3,506,785

Wakayama

290

266,392

252

428,734

22

50,168

564

745,294

Okayama

8,628

10,001,380

5,189

64,348,281

709

1,478,457

14,526

75,828,118

Hiroshima

8,381

9,708,894

5,472

34,615,209

951

1,825,824

14,804

46,149,927

Yamaguchi

576

561,105

565

3,665,842

116

63,993

1,257

4,290,940

Ehime

1,946

2,178,902

2,038

16,940,057

414

919,077

4,398

20,038,036

Fukuoka

4,049

4,233,805

3,870

12,761,475

707

1,663,299

8,626

18,658,579

Other prefectures

723

747,336

2,331

7,561,895

2,087

5,108,813

5,141

13,418,044

Total

25,131

28,191,068

23,567

147,905,086

5,636

14,099,115

54,334

190,195,269

Typhoon No. 21 (Typhoon Jebi)

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
Shiga 3,430 26,327 484 30,241
Kyoto 6,947 72,601 698 80,246
Osaka 70,302 347,583 5,903 423,788
Hyogo 8,454 40,751 943 50,148
Nara 910 15,181 159 16,250
Wakayama 6,369 38,868 636 45,873
Other prefectures 19,868 199,558 15,138 234,564
Total 116,280 740,869 23,961 881,110

 

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)

Shiga

3,055

1,302,528

22,917

21,056,101

371

337,804

26,343

22,696,433

Kyoto

6,143

2,979,911

62,689

58,485,205

426

376,644

69,258

61,841,760

Osaka

64,668

39,082,861

297,836

371,723,847

4,161

3,981,780

366,665

414,788,488

Hyogo

7,585

8,874,104

34,453

44,441,676

716

1,916,219

42,754

55,231,999

Nara

798

371,020

12,977

9,564,556

113

66,672

13,888

10,002,248

Wakayama

5,862

2,723,793

34,557

33,965,752

517

432,507

40,936

37,122,052

Other prefectures

16,961

6,685,965

175,287

134,005,426

11,983

5,412,854

204,231

146,104,245

Total

105,072

62,020,182

640,716

673,242,563

18,287

12,524,480

764,075

747,787,225

Typhoon No. 24 (Typhoon Trami)

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
Ibaraki 1,189 15,144 317 16,650
Saitama 2,123 32,173 623 34,919
Chiba 1,885 30,877 680 33,442
Tokyo 2,659 59,023 1,382 63,064
Kanagawa 3,370 53,576 867 57,813
Shizuoka 7,839 56,402 906 65,147
Aichi 2,588 26,238 487 29,313
Miyazaki 1,722 19,983 298 22,003
Kagoshima 1,270 16,203 485 17,958
Other prefectures 8,277 74,008 6,875 89,160
Total 32,922 383,627 12,920 429,469

 

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)

Ibaraki

1,015

356,616

13,235

8,341,785

232

104,203

14,482

8,802,604

Saitama

1,740

621,916

27,519

16,665,970

443

259,464

29,702

17,547,350

Chiba

1,570

579,079

26,640

16,568,373

515

202,222

28,725

17,349,674

Tokyo

2,168

825,747

50,572

32,388,933

1,129

580,140

53,869

33,794,820

Kanagawa

2,778

1,058,294

46,299

30,745,438

598

303,325

49,675

32,107,057

Shizuoka

6,994

2,280,273

50,021

33,910,915

725

527,214

57,740

36,718,402

Aichi

2,262

805,142

22,634

14,721,995

404

219,865

25,300

15,747,002

Miyazaki

1,509

539,862

18,068

13,765,785

267

186,090

19,844

14,491,737

Kagoshima

1,121

286,984

14,544

11,235,915

449

296,165

16,114

11,819,064

Other prefectures

7,218

2,883,615

63,631

43,145,091

5,648

3,346,713

76,497

49,375,419

Total

28,375

10,237,528

333,163

221,490,200

10,410

6,025,401

371,948

237,753,129