Multnomah County

Health and Health Care in Portland, OR

Portland, OR, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Multnomah County ranks 14 for health outcomes 8 for health factors, and 16 for healthy behaviors in OR.

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 Portland, OR residents stack up against other areas in OR in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Portland, OR Healthy Life Style

83%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

79%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

83%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Multnomah County, OR

87%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#16
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Multnomah County in OREGON

#14
Health Outcomes Rank
for Multnomah County in OREGON

#8
Health Factors Rank
for Multnomah County in OREGON