Monday, November 26, 2012

Obesity and life insurance

This picture shows the percentage of the population older than 15 with a body-mass index greater than 30:

This was back in 2007. I wonder how would statistics stack up today? Definitely Australia should move to the top positions as we are hearing that Australians are the most obese people in the world per capita. No surprise life insurance in Australia is becoming more and more expensive on average.