The News Lens
Translated and compiled by Shin-wei Chang
On April 11, Herbalife released a report on the lifestyle habits of full-time office workers in Asia-Pacific markets. It showed that 73% of Taiwanese office workers exercise less than once per week, the least among workers from other Asian countries.
Herbalife, a global nutrition company, conducted the research in March, gathering responses from 5,500 full-time workers about their lifestyle habits and attitudes in 11 Asia-Pacific markets. On average, 83% of workers exercise less than three times a week, and approximately 60% of them have physical activities less than 30 minutes at work.
In Taiwan, 73% of workers exercise less than once per week, compared to 66% in Hong Kong.
In addition, only 43% of Taiwan office workers are willing to develop a healthy, active lifestyle, the second lowest number among the 11 countries. [FULL STORY]