Experts from the University of Otago (new Zealand) installed: full men with a body mass index above 30 earn an average of $ 140 more men with a body mass index of 18 to 24.5.
Most men do not perceive their own weight as a drawback, it does not affect mental health and self-esteem of a person.
Among women the situation is completely opposite. Self-esteem of the opposite sex very often depends on the slenderness.
"Possibly, this situation is due to the fact that women with overweight and obesity are perceived by society as less desirable and attractive. On the other hand, women are much more inclined to worry about their own figure and appearance than men" - says an expert in the field of biostatistics John Harwood.