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Table 5 Estimated costs for 1% prevalence reduction in overweight and obesity

From: Developing an integrated microsimulation model for the impact of fiscal policies on child health in Europe: the example of childhood obesity in Italy

  Basic income Poverty reduction New-borns benefit Child benefit
BI1 BI2 PR1 PR2 NB1 NB2 CB1 CB2
48 months
 Overweight 79.8 109.9 20.6 32.5 6.4 8.7 4.7 8.4
 Obesity 272.1 505.0 60.7 133.2 27.6 40.5 15.0 36.4
84 months
 Overweight 33.7 43.1 9.0 12.7 2.4 3.3 2.0 3.3
 Obesity 109.0 217.1 22.7 51.5 10.7 17.0 5.5 14.6
120 months
 Overweight 19.7 23.3 5.6 7.0 1.4 1.8 1.2 1.8
 Obesity 59.3 110.2 11.9 23.8 4.6 7.9 2.7 6.9
  1. Note: Prevalence reduction with respect to the baseline scenario. Figures in billions of euros