Economic and Financial Review


Central Bank of Nigeria


Insurance, Insurance Companies, Nigeria


This report contains an analysis of data extracted from the returns lodged with the Federal Ministry of Finance by insurance companies operating in Nigeria during 1983-1984. In 1983 and 1984 about 92.9 and 98.9 per cent of the existing companies had filed their returns at the time the survey was conducted. Estimates were made for non-response in order to provide a basis for consolidating for the entire insurance industry. The report is divided into five parts: namely, the structure and performance of the insurance industry, life insurance business, non-life insurance business, assets and investment pattern of insurance companies; summary and conclusion.

Author Bio

The authors are staff of Statistical Survey Office, Research Department of the Central Bank of Nigeria

Publication Title

CBN Economic and Financial Review





Recommended Citation

Central Bank of Nigeria (1986). Activities of Insurance Companies in Nigeria: 1983 - 1984. CBN Economic and Financial Review, 24(2), 77-87.



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