Missoula County

Health and Health Care in Missoula, MT

Missoula, MT, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Missoula County ranks 6 for health outcomes 7 for health factors, and 12 for healthy behaviors in MT.

  • 1
    Kevin Young

    Health Care a Huge Employer in Missoula

    With more than 5,200 residents working in the health care field, Missoula places a priority on preventing and treating illness among residents and visitors.

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 Missoula, MT residents stack up against other areas in MT in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Missoula, MT Healthy Life Style

83%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

79%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

81%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Missoula County, MT

83%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#12
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Missoula County in MONTANA

#6
Health Outcomes Rank
for Missoula County in MONTANA

#7
Health Factors Rank
for Missoula County in MONTANA

Missoula, MT Rankings