King County

Health and Health Care in Seattle, WA

Seattle , WA health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. King County ranks 2 for health outcomes 1 for health factors, and 2 for healthy behaviors in WA.

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 Seattle , WA residents stack up against other areas in WA in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Seattle, WA Healthy Life Style

90%

Non-Smokers

Percent of adults who do not smoke

78%

Healthy Weight

Percent of adults who report a BMI < 30

86%

Insured

Percent of adults with a health insurance

Active Lifestyles in King County, WA

85%

Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

#2
Healthy Behaviors Rank
for King County in WASHINGTON

#2
Health Outcomes Rank
for King County in WASHINGTON

#1
Health Factors Rank
for King County in WASHINGTON

Seattle, WA Rankings