Budget 2013-14: Widen coverage area; give tax sops: Health insurance biz

Indian economy measured in terms of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) registered a growth rate of 6.5 per cent in 2011-12, which is the lowest annual growth rate of last decade. Further, this growth rate is expected to be 5.6 percent by the year end where as cost inflation index is moving up in double digit. Read more

State-wise life insurance penetration and density of individual new business in India

Insurance penetration and insurance density are the two important indicators, which provide the level of development of insurance sector in an economy. Insurance penetration is defined as the ratio of total premium collected to the total Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of an economy and is usually expressed in the percentage form.

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