NET PREMIUMS WRITTEN AND COMBINED RATIO, PROPERTY/CASUALTY INSURANCE, 2000-2009

($000)

Year Net premiums written (1) Annual percent change Combined ratio after dividends (2) Annual point change (3)
2000 $296,461,530 3.6% 110.2 -0.3 pts.
2001 321,809,093 8.6 115.7 5.6
2002 367,110,718 14.1 107.4 -8.3
2003 403,341,773 9.9 100.2 -7.2
2004 424,308,387 5.2 98.5 -1.6
2005 426,412,220 0.5 100.8 2.3
2006 448,692,863 5.2 92.8 -8.0
2007 446,737,168 -0.4 95.5 2.7
2008 439,941,349 -1.5 105.1 9.6
2009 422,860,858 -3.9 100.4 -4.7

(1) After reinsurance transactions, excluding state funds.
(2) After dividends to policyholders.
(3) Calculated from unrounded numbers.

Source: SNL Financial LC.