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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 (Tennessee)

As of February 19, 2018
  • Total Registered Dietitians in Tennessee 2,065
 
    By Gender
  • Female
    1,879 (91.0%)
  • Male
    67 (3.2%)
  • Not Reported
    119 (5.8%)
 
    By Ethnicity
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native
    4 (0.2%)
  • Asian
    20 (1.0%)
  • Black or African American
    70 (3.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino
    18 (0.9%)
  • Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
    4 (0.2%)
  • Not Reported
    141 (6.8%)
  • Other
    12 (0.6%)
  • Prefer not to disclose
    34 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races
    7 (0.3%)
  • White
    1,755 (85.0%)
 
    By Area of Practice
  • Business / industry
    18 (0.9%)
  • Clinical nutrition, general
    395 (19.1%)
  • Communication / publication
    2 (0.1%)
  • Community nutrition
    124 (6.0%)
  • Consultation and private practice
    49 (2.4%)
  • Culinary
    2 (0.1%)
  • Diabetes care
    77 (3.7%)
  • Education
    56 (2.7%)
  • Food and nutrition management / administration
    67 (3.2%)
  • Gerontology
    23 (1.1%)
  • Long-term care
    88 (4.3%)
  • Not Reported
    805 (39.0%)
  • Nutrition support
    42 (2.0%)
  • Oncology
    23 (1.1%)
  • Other
    77 (3.7%)
  • Pediatric
    38 (1.8%)
  • Policy / advocacy
    1 (0.0%)
  • Renal nutrition
    65 (3.1%)
  • Research
    26 (1.3%)
  • School nutrition
    21 (1.0%)
  • Sports nutrition
    5 (0.2%)
  • Vegetarian nutrition
    1 (0.0%)
  • Weight management
    36 (1.7%)
  • Wellness / prevention
    24 (1.2%)
 
 

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