Health and Health Care in Albany, NY

Albany , NY health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Albany County ranks 35 for health outcomes 9 for health factors, and 12 for healthy behaviors in NY.

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 Albany , NY residents stack up against other areas in NY in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Healthy Life Style

86%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

73%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

91%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

#12
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Albany County in NEW YORK

#35
Health Outcomes Rank
for Albany County in NEW YORK

#9
Health Factors Rank
for Albany County in NEW YORK

Active Lifestyle

78%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Albany, NY Rankings