Italians are the world’s healthiest people, according to the latest Global Health Index by Bloomberg.
The index ranks Italy, Iceland, Switzerland, Singapore and Australia as the countries with the healthiest populations.
The ranking takes into account metrics such as mortality, life expectancy, the number of people with elevated levels of blood pressure, blood glucose, and cholesterol, as well as the prevalence of obesity, alcoholism, and childhood malnutrition.
Canada is at #17, the UK #23 and the US comes in at #34.
The lowest in the top 50 are: