Table 1 Annual number of claims and discharges, claims rates, rates of paid claims and percentage of claims paid in 1997–2004
YearNo of claimsNo of paid claimsNo of dischargesClaims rate (%)Percentage of claims paid (%)
19973152151514872160.2148.1
19983362158114762020.2347.0
19993220157914678620.2249.0
20003125151414415650.2248.4
20013127157414230460.2250.3
20022971150514057220.2150.7
20032483130713993920.1852.6
2004192498914137030.1451.4
Total2336411564115147080.2049.5