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Registered Dietitian (RD) and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) By Demographics by State (Iowa)

As of February 19, 2018
  • Total Registered Dietitians in Iowa 1,085
 
    By Gender
  • Female
    991 (91.3%)
  • Male
    22 (2.0%)
  • Not Reported
    72 (6.6%)
 
    By Ethnicity
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native
    1 (0.1%)
  • Asian
    6 (0.6%)
  • Black or African American
    1 (0.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino
    3 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
    2 (0.2%)
  • Not Reported
    88 (8.1%)
  • Other
    3 (0.3%)
  • Prefer not to disclose
    10 (0.9%)
  • Two or more races
    2 (0.2%)
  • White
    969 (89.3%)
 
    By Area of Practice
  • Business / industry
    19 (1.8%)
  • Clinical nutrition, general
    214 (19.7%)
  • Communication / publication
    6 (0.6%)
  • Community nutrition
    115 (10.6%)
  • Consultation and private practice
    22 (2.0%)
  • Culinary
    2 (0.2%)
  • Diabetes care
    42 (3.9%)
  • Education
    32 (2.9%)
  • Food and nutrition management / administration
    54 (5.0%)
  • Gerontology
    15 (1.4%)
  • Hunger / environmental nutrition
    2 (0.2%)
  • Long-term care
    69 (6.4%)
  • Not Reported
    344 (31.7%)
  • Nutrition support
    10 (0.9%)
  • Oncology
    6 (0.6%)
  • Other
    38 (3.5%)
  • Pediatric
    20 (1.8%)
  • Renal nutrition
    18 (1.7%)
  • Research
    12 (1.1%)
  • School nutrition
    11 (1.0%)
  • Sports nutrition
    2 (0.2%)
  • Weight management
    16 (1.5%)
  • Wellness / prevention
    16 (1.5%)
 
 

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