Chittenden County

Health and Health Care in Burlington, VT

Burlington, VT, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Chittenden County ranks 1 for health outcomes 1 for health factors, and 1 for healthy behaviors in VT.

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    Kevin Young

    Health-Care in Burlington, VT

    A world-class teaching hospital and its affiliated medical and nursing schools are the stars of Burlington, VT's heath care services.

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 Burlington, VT residents stack up against other areas in VT in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Burlington, VT 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 Chittenden County, VT


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Healthy Behaviors Rank
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Health Outcomes Rank
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Burlington, VT Rankings