Kent County

Health and Health Care in Grand Rapids, MI

Grand Rapids, MI, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Kent County ranks 16 for health outcomes 13 for health factors, and 15 for healthy behaviors in MI.

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 Grand Rapids, MI residents stack up against other areas in MI in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Grand Rapids, MI Healthy Life Style



Percent of adults who do not smoke


Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30



Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Kent County, MI


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Healthy Behaviors Rank
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Health Outcomes Rank
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Health Factors Rank
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