Health and Health Care in Hattiesburg, MS

Hattiesburg , MS health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Forrest County ranks 38 for health outcomes 28 for health factors, and 42 for healthy behaviors in MS.

Health Overview

Healthy living goes beyond whether residents have access to affordable, quality doctors and hospitals. A city’s health takes into consideration the choices residents are making to lower their personal health risk. Here are figures that indicate how Hattiesburg , MS residents stack up against other areas in MS in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Healthy Life Style

78%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

66%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

79%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

#42
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Forrest County in MISSISSIPPI

#38
Health Outcomes Rank
for Forrest County in MISSISSIPPI

#28
Health Factors Rank
for Forrest County in MISSISSIPPI

Active Lifestyle

68%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Hattiesburg, MS Rankings