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

As of February 19, 2018
  • Total Registered Dietitians in Mississippi 799
 
    By Gender
  • Female
    721 (90.2%)
  • Male
    39 (4.9%)
  • Not Reported
    39 (4.9%)
 
    By Ethnicity
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native
    2 (0.3%)
  • Asian
    3 (0.4%)
  • Black or African American
    54 (6.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino
    6 (0.8%)
  • Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
    3 (0.4%)
  • Not Reported
    47 (5.9%)
  • Other
    2 (0.3%)
  • Prefer not to disclose
    11 (1.4%)
  • Two or more races
    4 (0.5%)
  • White
    667 (83.5%)
 
    By Area of Practice
  • Business / industry
    3 (0.4%)
  • Clinical nutrition, general
    187 (23.4%)
  • Community nutrition
    70 (8.8%)
  • Consultation and private practice
    17 (2.1%)
  • Culinary
    1 (0.1%)
  • Diabetes care
    13 (1.6%)
  • Education
    25 (3.1%)
  • Food and nutrition management / administration
    50 (6.3%)
  • Gerontology
    7 (0.9%)
  • Hunger / environmental nutrition
    1 (0.1%)
  • Long-term care
    37 (4.6%)
  • Not Reported
    261 (32.7%)
  • Nutrition support
    8 (1.0%)
  • Oncology
    6 (0.8%)
  • Other
    30 (3.8%)
  • Pediatric
    8 (1.0%)
  • Policy / advocacy
    1 (0.1%)
  • Renal nutrition
    31 (3.9%)
  • Research
    7 (0.9%)
  • School nutrition
    10 (1.3%)
  • Sports nutrition
    2 (0.3%)
  • Weight management
    17 (2.1%)
  • Wellness / prevention
    7 (0.9%)
 
 

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