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Car insurance in Wales increases 14% on last year

The national average premium for the UK is £666 Credit: Yui Mok/PA

The average annual car insurance premium in Wales has gone up by more than 14% over the last year, to £539.

That's still cheaper than the national average, which stands at £666.

Across Britain the typical annual premium is now just over 15% higher than a year ago.

Nearly half of this increase was found to have taken place during the three months to May.

Drivers aged 21 and 24 pay the highest prices on average, at around £1,000.

Here's what the rest of the UK pays on average per year:

  • London - £1,000
  • North West - £867
  • West Midlands - £748
  • Yorkshire and the Humber - £658
  • North East - £646
  • Eastern England - £574
  • East Midlands - £553
  • South East - £549
  • Wales - £539
  • Scotland - £474
  • South West - £474