Confused.com car insurance price index - by region

Motorists in east and north-east Scotland see the largest premium increases

Drivers in in east and north-east Scotland have seen larger increases than in any other area, with premiums increasing by 5.9% (£24) compared with last quarter. Their prices have increased 9.2% (£36) annually - the highest increases of any region in the UK.

It's particularly bad news for motorists in Dundee, who've seen an annual price increase of 15.3% (£59). This tops the chart for price increases in UK cities.

Top regional comprehensive insurance increases quarter-on-quarter in the UK Q2 2015

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The south and south-east of the UK are also seeing rising costs, with annual price increases of 6.9% (£31) and 7.2% (£34) respectively. 

Some cities in the south have seen greater increases than others. In Bournemouth, drivers have seen their policies increase annually by 9.2% (£42). Just down the road, motorists in Southampton have seen price rises of 7.8% (£34) over the year.

Scottish Borders is the only UK region to experience decreases in prices this quarter. Premiums fell by 3.3% saving motorists £13.

The most expensive areas for car insurance in the UK

Inner London is still home to the most expensive comprehensive cover in the UK. The average price here is £970, which is a £13 increase on the previous quarter. 

Five most expensive regions in the UK for comprehensive car insurance Q2 2015



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