Report Description

India Insurance Market is expected to witness robust growth by 2024 owing to growing awareness among population regarding the benefits of insurance either life insurance or general insurance. India consists of more than 55 insurance companies including life insurance and general insurance companies. India's insurance industry has seen fast development amid the most recent decade since numerous foreign organizations have shown interest for putting resources into local insurance agencies, regardless of the Government of India's direction, which mandates the foreign shareholding limit is at 26% for the life and additionally non-life coverage parts. Based on sectors, the market has been categorised into Public and Private sector. In 2018, the public sector dominated the market since Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) is the biggest among all. Moreover, favourable government initiatives such as under Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) in 2017-18 in which over 47.9 million famers were benefitted, Ayushman Bharat scheme to provide coverage of up to Rs 500,000 to more than 100 million families etc. and growing investments in the insurance sector such as in 2017, India saw 10 merger and acquisition deals worth US$ 903 million in insurance sector and companies raised around Rs 434.3 billion through public issues further drives the India insurance market.

Years considered for this report:

Historical Years : 2014-2017

Base Year : 2018

Estimated Year : 2019

Forecast Period : 2020-2024

Objective of the Study:

  • To define, classify and forecast the India Insurance market based on type of product, type of channel, insurance application, region and company.
  • To analyse and forecast the India Insurance market size.
  • To scrutinize the detailed market segmentation and forecast the market size, in terms of value, based on insurance applications and regions, namely, North, South, East and West.
  • To identify the supporting factors and challenges for the India Insurance market.
  • To strategically profile leading players operating in the India Insurance market.

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Some of the leading players in the India
Insurance Market are Apollo Munich Health Insurance Company Ltd, Bharti AXA General Insurance Co.Ltd., Max Bupa Health Insurance Company Ltd, Aviva Life Insurance Co. India Ltd., Birla Sun Life Insurance Co. Ltd., ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Co. Ltd., HDFC ERGO General Insurance Co. Ltd. etc.

To perform the study, TechSci Research conducted primary as well as exhaustive secondary research. Initially, TechSci Research prepared an exhaustive list of Insurance companies and service providers operating in India. Subsequently, TechSci Research conducted primary research surveys, which include primary calls, email responses, etc., with the identified companies. While interviewing, the respondents were also asked about their major competitors. TechSci Research analysed product offerings, services and regional presence of all major Insurance companies across India.

TechSci Research calculated the market size for India Insurance market using a bottom-up technique, wherein sales value data of different accounting companies was recorded as well as forecast for the future years. TechSci Research sourced these values from industry experts and company representatives, and externally validated through analysing historical sales data of Insurance companies to arrive at the overall market size.


Key Target Audience:

  • Insurance Companies
  • End Users
  • Research & development organizations and consulting firms
  • Government bodies such as regulating authorities and policy makers

The study is useful in providing answers to several critical questions that are important for the industry stakeholders, end users, etc., besides allowing them in strategizing investments and capitalizing on market opportunities.

Report Scope:

In this report, India Insurance Market has been segmented into following categories, in addition to the industry trends which have also been detailed below:

  • Market, By Type of Product:
    • Life Insurance
    • General Insurance
  • Market, By Type of Channel:
    • Third Party
    • Mixed
    • Tied Agents
  • Market, By Insurance Application:
    • Home and Commercial Buildings
    • Life and Health
    • Business and Enterprise
    • Automotive and Transportation
    • Travel
    • Consumer Electronics and Industrial Machines
  • Market, By Private Vs Public Insurance Companies:
  • Market, by Region:
    • North Region
    • South Region
    • West Region
    • East Region


Competitive Landscape

Company Profiles: Detailed analysis of the major companies present in Insurance Market.

Available Customizations:

With the given market data, TechSci Research offers customizations according the company’s specific needs. The following customization options are available for the report:

Company Information

  • Detailed analysis and profiling of additional market players (up to five).
In case you don’t find what you are looking for, please get in touch with our custom research team at [email protected]

Table of content

1.    Insurance Market: An Introduction and Classification

2.    Research Methodology

3.    Executive Summary

4.    Voice of Customers/End User Analysis

4.1.  End User Expectation

4.2.  Customer Satisfaction Level

4.3.  Challenges & Unmet Needs

5.    India Insurance Market Outlook

5.1.  Market Size & Forecast

5.1.1.     By Value

5.2.  Market Share & Forecast

5.2.1.     By Type of Product (Life Insurance and General Insurance)

5.2.2.     By Type of Channel (Third Party, Mixed and Tied Agents)

5.2.3.     By Insurance Application (Home and Commercial Buildings, Life and Health, Business and Enterprise, Automotive and Transportation, Travel and Consumer Electronics and Industrial Machines)

5.2.4.     By Private Vs Public Insurance Companies

5.2.5.     By Company

5.2.6.     By Region

5.3.  Market Attractiveness Index

6.    India Life Insurance Market Outlook

6.1.  Market Size & Forecast

6.1.1.     By Value

6.2.  Market Share & Forecast

6.2.1.     By Type of Channel

6.2.2.     By Insurance Application

6.2.3.     By Region

6.3.  Market Attractiveness Index

7.    India General Insurance Market Outlook

7.1.  Market Size & Forecast

7.1.1.     By Value

7.2.  Market Share & Forecast

7.2.1.     By Type of Channel

7.2.2.     By Insurance Application

7.2.3.     By Region

7.3.  Market Attractiveness Index

8.    PEST Analysis

9.    Market Dynamics

9.1.  Impact Analysis

9.2.  Drivers

9.3.  Challenges

10.  Market Trends & Developments

11.  India Economic Profile

12.  Policy & Regulatory

12.1.  Government Initiatives and Other regulatory aspects

13.  Competitive Landscape

14. Strategic Recommendations

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