Oz Couples Happiest Until They Get Engaged

by Kathy Jones on  February 14, 2014 at 9:10 PM Lifestyle News
RSS Email Print This Page Comment
Font : A-A+

Australian couples are the happiest and the healthiest in the country, until they get engaged, according to figures released by the Alere Wellness Index.
 Oz Couples Happiest Until They Get Engaged
Oz Couples Happiest Until They Get Engaged

The index is made up of scores exercise, psychological wellbeing, nutritional health, alcohol, smoking, medical conditions and body mass based on more than 50,000 surveys in a year conducted by Roy Morgan Research.

The scores reveal that couples who are engaged tend to get a bit stressful though same-sex couples and those who have up to two children are among the happiest and healthiest.

Couples of have three or more children under 16 years of age suffer from increased stress while those who are separated or divorced are the least healthy, have poor psychological scores and high rates of smoking. Single women between 35 and 49 years of age have the worst psychological scores though things improve for single people over 65 years of age.



Source: Medindia

Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
Notify me when reply is posted
I agree to the terms and conditions

News A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

News Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook

News Category

News Archive