Archive version of this page
  - 2002
  - 2005





2001 Passenger Vehicles Insured Through Voluntary And Involuntary Plans By State

1 Car Years: 1/12 of the number of exposure months of liability insurance on vehicles rated as private passenger, non-fleet. May include some pickups insured as passenger cars, but not so registered. Does not include motorcycles, RVs, fleet or self-insured vehicles.
2 Rank based on written premiums in voluntary and involuntary markets in 2001.
3 Residual market car years are estimates.
4 Texas liability exposures are average vehicles in force.
Source: Automobile Insurance Plan Service Office

The average sticker price of a new car purchased in December 2003 crossed $30,000 for the first time, up 4.6% from a year ago.
( from CNN Money, 1/22/04)