Yakima County

Health and Health Care in Yakima, WA

Yakima , WA, health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Yakima County ranks 33 for health outcomes 37 for health factors, and 36 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 Yakima , WA residents stack up against other areas in WA in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.

Yakima, WA 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 Yakima County, WA


Percent of adults who reports leisure time physical activity

Healthy Behaviors Rank
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Health Outcomes Rank
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Health Factors Rank
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