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Kidney claims highest among youngsters: ICICI Lombard

From 2011-2015, the insurer's internal claims data showed that maximum claims are from the age group of 19 years and 25 years

claims for kidney-related ailments is on the rise. Data from General Insurance said that there has been an increasing of disease related claims over the last few years in India.

From 2011-2015, the insurer's internal claims data showed that maximum claims are from the age group of 19 years and 25 years. This shows are younger people are getting diagnosed with kidney-related ailments. The next vulnerable age group is 45-60 years. About 31% of the claims come from that age group.




Kidney claims data across age-groups    
Age Group 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
0-18 2% 2% 2% 2% 3%
19-25 6% 6% 6% 6% 6%
25-45 35% 38% 37% 37% 39%
45-60 32% 30% 32% 31% 31%
60 and above  25% 24% 23% 24% 22%
Source: ICICI Lombard General Insurance    

The number of claims pertaining to kidney related disorders have been on a high. With respect to gender disparities, kidney-related claims from women were higher than men in the period 2011- 2013, but there has been a shift in the trend from past two years.

Age-wise trend- Females      
Age Group/Female 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
00-18 14% 14% 22% 22% 28%
19-25 16% 16% 25% 23% 19%
26-45 13% 19% 24% 25% 20%
46-60 16% 20% 21% 21% 17%
60 and above 88% 4% 6% 6% 4%
Source: ICICI Lombard General Insurance    

Age-wise trend- Males      
Age Group/male 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
00-18 11% 17% 22% 26% 23%
19-25 16% 17% 25% 23% 19%
26-45 14% 17% 25% 24% 21%
46-60 15% 14% 24% 26% 21%
60 and above 15% 17% 22% 25% 21%
Source: ICICI Lombard General Insurance    

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Kidney claims highest among youngsters: ICICI Lombard

From 2011-2015, the insurer's internal claims data showed that maximum claims are from the age group of 19 years and 25 years

BS Reporter  |  Mumbai 

Kidney claims highest among youngsters: ICICI Lombard

claims for kidney-related ailments is on the rise. Data from General Insurance said that there has been an increasing of disease related claims over the last few years in India.

From 2011-2015, the insurer's internal claims data showed that maximum claims are from the age group of 19 years and 25 years. This shows are younger people are getting diagnosed with kidney-related ailments. The next vulnerable age group is 45-60 years. About 31% of the claims come from that age group.




Kidney claims data across age-groups    
Age Group 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
0-18 2% 2% 2% 2% 3%
19-25 6% 6% 6% 6% 6%
25-45 35% 38% 37% 37% 39%
45-60 32% 30% 32% 31% 31%
60 and above  25% 24% 23% 24% 22%
Source: ICICI Lombard General Insurance    

The number of claims pertaining to kidney related disorders have been on a high. With respect to gender disparities, kidney-related claims from women were higher than men in the period 2011- 2013, but there has been a shift in the trend from past two years.

Age-wise trend- Females      
Age Group/Female 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
00-18 14% 14% 22% 22% 28%
19-25 16% 16% 25% 23% 19%
26-45 13% 19% 24% 25% 20%
46-60 16% 20% 21% 21% 17%
60 and above 88% 4% 6% 6% 4%
Source: ICICI Lombard General Insurance    

Age-wise trend- Males      
Age Group/male 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
00-18 11% 17% 22% 26% 23%
19-25 16% 17% 25% 23% 19%
26-45 14% 17% 25% 24% 21%
46-60 15% 14% 24% 26% 21%
60 and above 15% 17% 22% 25% 21%
Source: ICICI Lombard General Insurance    

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Kidney claims highest among youngsters: ICICI Lombard

From 2011-2015, the insurer's internal claims data showed that maximum claims are from the age group of 19 years and 25 years

From 2011-2015, the insurer's internal claims data showed that maximum claims are from the age group of 19 years and 25 years claims for kidney-related ailments is on the rise. Data from General Insurance said that there has been an increasing of disease related claims over the last few years in India.

From 2011-2015, the insurer's internal claims data showed that maximum claims are from the age group of 19 years and 25 years. This shows are younger people are getting diagnosed with kidney-related ailments. The next vulnerable age group is 45-60 years. About 31% of the claims come from that age group.




Kidney claims data across age-groups    
Age Group 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
0-18 2% 2% 2% 2% 3%
19-25 6% 6% 6% 6% 6%
25-45 35% 38% 37% 37% 39%
45-60 32% 30% 32% 31% 31%
60 and above  25% 24% 23% 24% 22%
Source: ICICI Lombard General Insurance    

The number of claims pertaining to kidney related disorders have been on a high. With respect to gender disparities, kidney-related claims from women were higher than men in the period 2011- 2013, but there has been a shift in the trend from past two years.

Age-wise trend- Females      
Age Group/Female 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
00-18 14% 14% 22% 22% 28%
19-25 16% 16% 25% 23% 19%
26-45 13% 19% 24% 25% 20%
46-60 16% 20% 21% 21% 17%
60 and above 88% 4% 6% 6% 4%
Source: ICICI Lombard General Insurance    

Age-wise trend- Males      
Age Group/male 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
00-18 11% 17% 22% 26% 23%
19-25 16% 17% 25% 23% 19%
26-45 14% 17% 25% 24% 21%
46-60 15% 14% 24% 26% 21%
60 and above 15% 17% 22% 25% 21%
Source: ICICI Lombard General Insurance    

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