The total amount of insurance premiums in Europe rose by 2% to 1.21 bln. euros, compared with 4% growth in 2016 (1.16 trillion. euros), but it is 32% of the global insurance market in the world. In health insurance, European insurers in 2016, received 733 million euros (+ 1.5%), health insurance 127 million euros (+ 3.5%) in risk insurance 347 million euros (+ 2.4%) .
Despite the unfavorable economic situation in the world, European insurers have paid 975 billion euros (+ 1.6%) or 2.7 billion euros per day.
3600 insurance companies are running the European insurance market, and 985 thousand are involved in health insurance field.