The 2021 study period marks the 11th edition of the annual Insurance Barometer. Surveying American consumers during this difficult time provides critical insights for the industry on the impact that COVID-19 is having on financial attitudes and behaviors.
Black Americans: Life Insurance Ownership and Attitudes — A 2021 Insurance Barometer Supplementary Report
This report explores Black Americans’ life insurance ownership and attitudes, as Life Happens and LIMRA recognize the importance of keeping the industry informed on the financial needs and behaviors of diverse consumer markets.
The Insurance Barometer is an annual study that tracks the perceptions, attitudes, and behaviors of adult consumers in the United States. The study objectives are to measure financial concern among American consumers and relate these findings to financial behaviors, with a particular focus on life insurance. (Tech report added Sept. 2020.)
- Research Abstract
- Distribution Channels
- Full Service Broker-Dealer
- Independent Broker-Dealer
- Registered Investment Advisor (RIA/IAR)
- Agency Building
- Multiple Line Exclusive Agency (MLEA)
- Independent Agency/Brokerage
- Independent Distribution Networks (BGAs/IMOs)
- Customer Experience
- Multicultural Markets
- Wealth Markets
- Individual Insurance
- Retirees and Pre-Retirees
- Insurance Products
- Disability Insurance
- Life Insurance
- Long-Term Care Insurance
This series examines the financial needs of unpaid family caregivers in America, focusing on understanding coverage, savings, and financial planning needs.