Insurance Claim Classification: A new Genetic Programming Approach

Document Type : ŮŽApplied-Research Paper


1 Faculty of Mathematics, Statistics & Computer Science, Semnan University 35131-19111, Semnan, Iran

2 Insurance Research Centre (IRC), Tehran 1998758513, Iran



In this study we provide insurance companies with a tool to classify the risk level and predict the possibility of future claims. The support vector machine (SVM) and genetic programming (GP) are two approaches used for the analysis. Basically, in Iran insurance industry there is no systematic strategy to evaluate the car body insurance policy. Companies refer mainly to the world experience and employ it to rate the premium. An insurance claim dataset provided by an Iranian insurance company with a sample size of 37904 is considered for programming and analysis. According to the structure of the dataset, a supervised learning algorithm was used to describe the underlying relationships between variables.


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Volume 7, Issue 2
April 2022
Pages 437-446
  • Receive Date: 03 April 2021
  • Revise Date: 05 September 2021
  • Accept Date: 07 September 2021
  • First Publish Date: 28 September 2021