Car insurance price index
The most comprehensive analysis of car insurance pricing in the UK
The overall picture
Car insurance prices increase in 12 months
Car insurance prices have increased by £41 (5%) in 12 months, according to the latest Confused.com car insurance price index powered by Willis Towers Watson. Drivers can now expect to pay £815 for a typical comprehensive car insurance policy, on average - the most expensive price in two years.
Comprehensive car insurance price index
Q4 2013 - Q4 2019 - Average price per quarter
Average prices by region
Premiums across UK regions increase by as much as £91 in 12 months
The cost of car insurance increased the most in Inner London, with prices now £91 (8%) more expensive than 12 months ago. Drivers in the region now pay £1,260 for car insurance, on average, making it the most expensive region in the UK.
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Average prices by age
Car insurance price increase the most for 18-year-olds.
The cost of car insurance for 18-year-olds increased by £147 (7%) in 12 months, to £2,130, on average. This is the most expensive price paid by any age group. Meanwhile, 38 and 69-year-olds now pay the highest price on record for these ages, paying £672 and £481 respectively.
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Average prices by gender
Men pay more than women for car insurance
Women were hit the hardest by car insurance price increases and are now paying £48 (7%) more than 12 months ago. However, men are still paying £87 more than women for their car insurance.
How can women keep their insurance costs down?Read more