Car insurance price index
The most comprehensive analysis of car insurance pricing in the UK
The overall picture
Car insurance prices see small drop in three months
Car insurance prices have decreased by -1% (-£12) over the past quarter, according to the latest Confused.com car insurance price index powered by Willis Towers Watson. This means motorists can now expect to pay £762 for a typical comprehensive car insurance policy. However, 55% of drivers said their renewal price went up in the last three months.
Comprehensive car insurance price index
Q4 2013 - Q1 2019 - Average price per quarter
Average prices by region
Premiums across UK regions drop by as much as -£36 in three months
The cost of car insurance in the North West decreased by -£36 over the past quarter, equivalent to -2%, on average. Meanwhile, Inner London remains the most expensive region, paying more than £1,000 despite a £16 drop in prices compared to three months ago.
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Average prices by age
Most age brackets have seen a decline in prices over the quarter
Most age brackets have seen their prices decrease over the past three months. However, prices for 18 year-olds increased by 5% (£98) over the quarter to £2,018, on average. This is the most expensive premium paid by drivers of all ages. Meanwhile, 66-year-olds have the cheapest premiums, costing £431, on average.
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Average prices by gender
Gap increases between car insurance costs for men and women
Men are paying £96 more than women for their car insurance.
How can women keep their insurance costs down?Read more