Portsmouth city

Health and Health Care in Portsmouth, VA

Portsmouth , VA, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Portsmouth city ranks 117 for health outcomes 111 for health factors, and 122 for healthy behaviors in VA.

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 Portsmouth , VA residents stack up against other areas in VA in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Portsmouth, VA 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 Portsmouth city, VA


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

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