Vietnam: Consumers name health as top concern
Source: Asia Insurance Review | Nov 2019
Health has overtaken job security as the top concern for Vietnamese consumers in the second quarter amid an apparent spurt in pollution.
A survey recently released by market research firm Nielsen found 44% of respondents citing health as their key concern, followed by job security (42%).
According to local media reports, Vietnamese consumers are not just worried about their health but are also taking action to protect it. Vietnam was the country with the highest proportion of people – 38% - saying their spare money went to pay medical insurance premiums in 2Q2019. It was followed by Switzerland (35%), Indonesia (35%) and China (33%). A