Hamilton County

Health and Health Care in Chattanooga, TN

Chattanooga, TN, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Hamilton County ranks 22 for health outcomes 8 for health factors, and 5 for healthy behaviors in TN.

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 Chattanooga, TN residents stack up against other areas in TN in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Chattanooga, TN Healthy Life Style

80%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

70%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

85%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in Hamilton County, TN

70%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#5
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for Hamilton County in TENNESSEE

#22
Health Outcomes Rank
for Hamilton County in TENNESSEE

#8
Health Factors Rank
for Hamilton County in TENNESSEE