Tajikistan

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Location map
author: OCHA/ ReliefWeb


Location:
- Central Asia.
- Neighbours: Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, China, Afghanistan.

Climate:
- midlatitude continental, hot summers, mild winters;
- semiarid to polar in Pamir Mountains.

Natural hazards:
- earthquakes;
- floods.

Macro indicators
* 2018 estimates
Surface:143,100km2
Population*:9.1million
Pop. density*:63.7people/km2
GDP*:6.4EUR billion
GDP/capita*:699.9EUR

Currency: Somoni
Code: TJS
Since: 2000


Insurance market portfolio
* 2018 estimates
Compulsory ins.*:26%
Voluntary ins.*:74%

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Statistics

Tajikistan 1Q2019 Market Portfolio

Tajikistan FY2018 Market Portfolio


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Latest news














TAJIKISTAN earthquake rocks Central Asia

An earthquake measuring 7.2 magnitude struck in Tajikistan, shaking buildings as far away as the Indian capital of New Delhi and in Pakistan, the US Geological Survey and witnesses said.


TAJIKISTAN, FY2011: Still in "infancy"

According our estimations, the total GWP amounted about EUR 20 million in 2011, respectively EUR 16 million in case of 2010, representing about 0.4% of GDP (EUR 4.9 billion in 2011 and EUR 4.2 billion in 2010 - published by the National Bank of Tajikistan), Tajik insurance industry being the smallest of the Central Asian CIS markets. Despite rapid growth in recent years, the insurance sector is still underdeveloped, highly concentrated, the majority of companies are undercapitalized, while many forms of insurance protection common in other parts of the world are not yet available.