Bristol County

Health and Health Care in New Bedford, MA

New Bedford , MA, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Bristol County ranks 13 for health outcomes 13 for health factors, and 13 for healthy behaviors in MA.

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 New Bedford , MA residents stack up against other areas in MA in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

New Bedford, MA Healthy Life Style

81%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

72%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

95%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Bristol County, MA

73%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#13
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Bristol County in MASSACHUSETTS

#13
Health Outcomes Rank
for Bristol County in MASSACHUSETTS

#13
Health Factors Rank
for Bristol County in MASSACHUSETTS