Brookings County

Health and Health Care in Brookings, SD

Brookings, SD, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Brookings County ranks 7 for health outcomes 9 for health factors, and 16 for healthy behaviors in SD.

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 Brookings, SD residents stack up against other areas in SD in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Brookings, SD Healthy Life Style

86%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

72%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

87%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Brookings County, SD

80%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#16
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Brookings County in SOUTH DAKOTA

#7
Health Outcomes Rank
for Brookings County in SOUTH DAKOTA

#9
Health Factors Rank
for Brookings County in SOUTH DAKOTA

Brookings, SD Rankings