Auto Insurance Shopping Index

Auto Insurance Shopping Rising Again as Rates Rise

The TransUnion Auto Insurance Shopping Index is derived from TransUnion’s extensive database of credit data, which includes information on more than 450 million auto insurance shopping transactions from January 2009 to May 2016. According to TransUnion’s latest report, more consumers shopped around for new policies as auto insurance rates increased.

TransUnion’s latest Auto Insurance Shopping Index has observed five consecutive months of increases with 17.3% of the credit population now actively shopping for auto insurance as of Q1 2016. One year earlier in Q1 2015, 16.9% of the population shopped for auto insurance.