The healthy are the rich: those who are healthy make 28% more wealth; 5.5 crores below poverty line due to spending on Indian diseases

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The health expenditure of families in India is increasing at the rate of 16.4% per annum.

  • According to the World Health Organization, 67.78% of the expenditure on health services in India goes out of the pocket of the people.

Unhealthy people earn less income, their savings are also less and hence they are able to earn less wealth in their lifetime as compared to healthy people. Healthy people make up about 28% more wealth. According to an American research, people who spend 16 to 20 years of life in poor health lose millions of rupees due to reduction in income and spending on diseases.

According to the World Health Organization, 67.78% of the expenditure on health services in India goes out of the pocket of the people. The global average in this case is just 18.2%. Spending on diseases pushes people into poverty. According to a report by the Public Health Foundation of India, in 2017-18, 5.5 crore Indians went below the poverty line due to spending on diseases and medicines.

Health has so much effect on your money
The health expenditure of families in India is increasing at the rate of 16.4% per annum. According to the Career Rating survey. Here the average expenditure on hospitalization in villages is Rs 16,676. is. 27,000 in cities is.

Identify these problems

  • Take insurance because only 14% of rural and 19% of urban people have health insurance.
  • Improve lifestyle because 63% of deaths occur every year in the country due to bad lifestyle diseases.

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