Allegheny County

Health and Health Care in Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, PA, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Allegheny County ranks 26 for health outcomes 21 for health factors, and 27 for healthy behaviors in PA.

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 Pittsburgh, PA residents stack up against other areas in PA in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Pittsburgh, PA 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 Allegheny County, PA


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Allegheny County in PENNSYLVANIA

Health Outcomes Rank
for Allegheny County in PENNSYLVANIA

Health Factors Rank
for Allegheny County in PENNSYLVANIA

Pittsburgh, PA Rankings