Summit County

Health and Health Care in Akron, OH

Akron, OH, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Summit County ranks 52 for health outcomes 46 for health factors, and 40 for healthy behaviors in OH.

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 Akron, OH residents stack up against other areas in OH in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Akron, OH Healthy Life Style

80%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

71%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

87%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Summit County, OH

76%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#40
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Summit County in OHIO

#52
Health Outcomes Rank
for Summit County in OHIO

#46
Health Factors Rank
for Summit County in OHIO