You might recall my letter to Warren Buffett, and his response to me.  A number of my readers made some very nice offers to help me on this project.  Many thanks to you all, but I found a way to shrink the size of the project.  Look at this table:

 

Warren Buffett

 

NAIC #

Assets

Liabs

Surplus

NameGroupNotesPct

38865

443

199

244

CALIFORNIA INSURANCE COMPANYAU

0.2%

28258

92

49

43

CONTINENTAL NATIONAL INDEMNITY COAU

0.0%

14144

347

322

25

APPLIED UNDERWRITERS CAPTIVE RISK ASSURANCE COMPANY, INC.AU(2)

0.0%

35246

23

8

15

Illinois Insurance CompanyAU

0.0%

21962

11

11

Pennsylvania Insurance CompanyAU

0.0%

20044

1,083

346

737

BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESTATE INSURANCE COMPANYBHH

0.6%

11673

762

336

426

REDWOOD FIRE & CASUALTY INSURANCE COBHH

0.3%

10855

1,065

858

207

CYPRESS INSURANCE COMPANYBHH

0.2%

34630

459

321

138

OAK RIVER INSURANCE COMPANYBHH

0.1%

11014

11

4

7

BROOKWOOD INS COBHH

0.0%

35939

9

2

7

CONTINENTAL DIVIDE INSURANCE COBHH

0.0%

34274

335

50

285

CENTRAL STATES INDEMNITY CO OF OMAHACSI

0.2%

82880

18

4

14

CSI LIFE INSURANCE COMPANYCSI

0.0%

22063

19,090

11,072

8,018

GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES INSURANCE COGEICO

6.3%

22055

6,444

3,695

2,749

GEICO INDEMNITY COMPANYGEICO

2.1%

41491

1,713

1,051

662

GEICO CASUALTY COMPANYGEICO

0.5%

14137

239

19

220

GEICO SECURE INSURANCE COMPANYGEICO

0.2%

14139

249

36

213

GEICO CHOICE INSURANCE COMPANYGEICO

0.2%

14138

249

41

208

GEICO ADVANTAGE INSURANCE COMPANYGEICO

0.2%

35882

184

70

114

GEICO GENERAL INS COGEICO

0.1%

22039

15,533

4,840

10,693

GENERAL REINSURANCE CORPGenRe

8.4%

27812

15,069

4,637

10,432

COLUMBIA INSURANCE COMPANYGenRe

8.2%

86258

3,101

2,513

588

GENERAL REINSURANCE LIFE CORPORATIONGenRe

0.5%

37362

748

182

566

GENERAL STAR INDEMNITY COGenRe

0.4%

11967

251

69

182

GENERAL STAR NATIONAL INS COGenRe

0.1%

38962

190

55

135

GENESIS INSURANCE COMPANYGenRe

0.1%

12319

176

76

100

PHILADELPHIA REINSURANCE CORPGenRe

0.1%

32280

130

61

69

Commercial Casualty Insurance CompanyGenRe

0.1%

20931

48

26

22

Atlanta InternationalGenReRunoff

0.0%

97764

20

5

15

IDEALIFE INSURANCE COMPANYGenRe

0.0%

31470

512

363

149

NORGUARD INSURANCE COMPANYGuard

0.1%

42390

416

316

100

AMGUARD INSURANCE COMPANYGuard

0.1%

14702

104

71

33

EASTGUARD INSURANCE COMPANYGuard

0.0%

11981

42

29

13

WestGUARDGuard

0.0%

11843

3,013

1,938

1,075

MEDICAL PROTECTIVE COMedPro

0.8%

42226

586

173

413

Princeton Ins CoMedPro

0.3%

13589

14

11

3

MedPro RRG Risk Retention GroupMedPro

0.0%

20087

127,340

48,479

78,861

NATIONAL INDEMNITY COMPANYNI

61.7%

20079

5,597

1,739

3,858

NATIONAL FIRE & MARINE INSURANCE CONI

3.0%

62345

10,938

8,700

2,238

BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY OF NEBRASKANI

1.8%

13070

1,841

692

1,149

BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY ASSURANCE CORPORATIONNI

0.9%

39136

1,203

487

716

Finial Reinsurance CompanyNIRunoff

0.6%

20052

1,419

705

714

NATIONAL LIABILITY & FIRE INS CONI

0.6%

42137

212

70

142

NATIONAL INDEMNITY CO OF THE SOUTHNI

0.1%

20060

173

49

124

NATIONAL INDEMNITY CO OF MID-AMERICANI

0.1%

22276

90

19

71

STONEWALL INSURANCE COMPANYNI

0.1%

37923

100

55

45

SEAWORTHY INSURANCE CO
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