Car Insurance Facts and Interesting Statistics

At any given moment, 16 percent of American drivers are uninsured. That’s just one of a number of interesting auto insurance statistics that will likely give the average driver pause. Here are some related statistics you might find interesting:

Auto premiums tend to decrease considerably after a driver turns 25. This is because statistics indicate drivers 25 and older are less likely to be involved in accidents or cited for violations. Conversely, drivers ages 16 to 19 are three times more likely to be cited for speeding, while 28 percent of motor vehicle related fatalities involve drivers younger than 25.

Regardless of the driver’s age, the seven most common auto insurance claims involve fender benders, theft, whiplash, vandalism, windshield damage, back injuries and collision with various animals.

Meanwhile, the five states with the most expensive automobile insurance are Michigan, Kentucky, Mississippi, West Virginia and Louisiana. The five states with the least expensive insurance are Oregon, Hawaii, Alaska, Massachusetts and North Carolina.

If you are shopping for affordable auto insurance in the area, check with Warrior Insurance today for a quote!

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