Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association Inc.


Established in 1894, the Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association (CLHIA) is a voluntary association whose member companies account for 99 percent of Canada’s life and health insurance business. The industry provides a wide range of financial security products such as life insurance, annuities (including RRSPs, RRIFs and pensions) and supplementary health insurance to about 27 million Canadians. It also holds $615 billion of assets in Canada and employs about 142,600 Canadians.

To learn more about the Canadian life and health insurance industry, consult the Industry Profile, as well as the Fact Sheets on key industry issues.

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