Health and Health Care in Anchorage, AK

Anchorage, AK, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Anchorage Municipality ranks 13 for health outcomes 4 for health factors, and 2 for healthy behaviors in AK.

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 Anchorage, AK residents stack up against other areas in AK in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Anchorage, AK Healthy Life Style

84%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

73%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

82%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Anchorage Municipality, AK

82%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#2
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Anchorage Municipality in ALASKA

#13
Health Outcomes Rank
for Anchorage Municipality in ALASKA

#4
Health Factors Rank
for Anchorage Municipality in ALASKA

Anchorage, AK Rankings