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Applications for April 2018 examination window are due March 2, 2018.

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

As of February 19, 2018
  • Total Registered Dietitians in Pennsylvania 4,564
 
    By Gender
  • Female
    4,088 (89.6%)
  • Male
    163 (3.6%)
  • Not Reported
    313 (6.9%)
 
    By Ethnicity
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native
    3 (0.1%)
  • Asian
    59 (1.3%)
  • Black or African American
    51 (1.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino
    31 (0.7%)
  • Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
    13 (0.3%)
  • Not Reported
    372 (8.2%)
  • Other
    22 (0.5%)
  • Prefer not to disclose
    70 (1.5%)
  • Two or more races
    15 (0.3%)
  • White
    3,928 (86.1%)
 
    By Area of Practice
  • Business / industry
    43 (0.9%)
  • Clinical nutrition, general
    989 (21.7%)
  • Communication / publication
    12 (0.3%)
  • Community nutrition
    193 (4.2%)
  • Consultation and private practice
    117 (2.6%)
  • Culinary
    5 (0.1%)
  • Diabetes care
    155 (3.4%)
  • Education
    152 (3.3%)
  • Food and nutrition management / administration
    194 (4.3%)
  • Gerontology
    62 (1.4%)
  • Hunger / environmental nutrition
    1 (0.0%)
  • Integrative / functional nutrition
    4 (0.1%)
  • Long-term care
    245 (5.4%)
  • Not Reported
    1,608 (35.2%)
  • Nutrition support
    74 (1.6%)
  • Oncology
    37 (0.8%)
  • Other
    169 (3.7%)
  • Pediatric
    93 (2.0%)
  • Renal nutrition
    107 (2.3%)
  • Research
    55 (1.2%)
  • School nutrition
    47 (1.0%)
  • Sports nutrition
    24 (0.5%)
  • Weight management
    112 (2.5%)
  • Wellness / prevention
    66 (1.4%)
 
 

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