Friday, December 31, 2010

Interesting Points

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/editorial/article1021283.ece
  • Researchers at Harvard have made the point that illness or medical bills were behind 62 per cent of personal bankruptcies in the United States in 2007. In India, high spending on health is a major reason for people sliding into poverty.
  • In India, there has been an increase in the share of private insurance to meet private health expenditure, up from 1.1 per cent in 1995 to 2.2 per cent in 2008

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