Douglas County

Health and Health Care in Omaha, NE

Omaha, NE, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Douglas County ranks 52 for health outcomes 59 for health factors, and 57 for healthy behaviors in NE.

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 Omaha, NE residents stack up against other areas in NE in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Omaha, NE 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 Douglas County, NE


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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