Responsible Finance Forum

The Landscape of Microinsurance: Africa 2015

08 December 2015
Source:  Microinsurance Network
 
 Munich Re Foundation

This preliminary briefing note summarizes some of the key insights and trends from the 2015 Landscape of Microinsurance in Africa study which will be published in the frst quarter of 2016. This landscape study identifed1 61.9 million people in the Africa region as covered by at least one microinsurance policy at the end of 2014, versus 44.4 million people identified in 2011. Looking only at institutions who reported both periods, this represents a comparable growth2 of 30% over the 3-year time period.