Broward County

Health and Health Care in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Fort Lauderdale, FL, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Broward County ranks 11 for health outcomes 12 for health factors, and 7 for healthy behaviors in FL.

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 Fort Lauderdale, FL residents stack up against other areas in FL in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Fort Lauderdale, FL Healthy Life Style

85%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

76%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

74%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Broward County, FL

76%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#7
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Broward County in FLORIDA

#11
Health Outcomes Rank
for Broward County in FLORIDA

#12
Health Factors Rank
for Broward County in FLORIDA