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Registered Dietitian (RD) and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) By Demographics by State (District of Columbia)

As of February 19, 2018
  • Total Registered Dietitians in District of Columbia 242
 
    By Gender
  • Female
    211 (87.2%)
  • Male
    7 (2.9%)
  • Not Reported
    24 (9.9%)
 
    By Ethnicity
  • Asian
    9 (3.7%)
  • Black or African American
    28 (11.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino
    5 (2.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
    2 (0.8%)
  • Not Reported
    32 (13.2%)
  • Other
    5 (2.1%)
  • Prefer not to disclose
    8 (3.3%)
  • Two or more races
    1 (0.4%)
  • White
    152 (62.8%)
 
    By Area of Practice
  • Business / industry
    3 (1.2%)
  • Clinical nutrition, general
    27 (11.2%)
  • Communication / publication
    4 (1.7%)
  • Community nutrition
    22 (9.1%)
  • Consultation and private practice
    8 (3.3%)
  • Culinary
    1 (0.4%)
  • Diabetes care
    2 (0.8%)
  • Education
    4 (1.7%)
  • Food and nutrition management / administration
    2 (0.8%)
  • Gerontology
    1 (0.4%)
  • Hunger / environmental nutrition
    1 (0.4%)
  • Long-term care
    2 (0.8%)
  • Not Reported
    127 (52.5%)
  • Nutrition support
    3 (1.2%)
  • Oncology
    3 (1.2%)
  • Other
    13 (5.4%)
  • Pediatric
    5 (2.1%)
  • Policy / advocacy
    4 (1.7%)
  • Research
    3 (1.2%)
  • School nutrition
    1 (0.4%)
  • Weight management
    3 (1.2%)
  • Wellness / prevention
    3 (1.2%)
 
 

*This data is based on self-reported information provided on the Academy/CDR database.