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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 (Virginia)

As of February 19, 2018
  • Total Registered Dietitians in Virginia 2,341
 
    By Gender
  • Female
    2,144 (91.6%)
  • Male
    64 (2.7%)
  • Not Reported
    133 (5.7%)
 
    By Ethnicity
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    2 (0.1%)
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native
    4 (0.2%)
  • Asian
    89 (3.8%)
  • Black or African American
    98 (4.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino
    47 (2.0%)
  • Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
    27 (1.2%)
  • Not Reported
    166 (7.1%)
  • Other
    25 (1.1%)
  • Prefer not to disclose
    50 (2.1%)
  • Two or more races
    9 (0.4%)
  • White
    1,824 (77.9%)
 
    By Area of Practice
  • Business / industry
    26 (1.1%)
  • Clinical nutrition, general
    451 (19.3%)
  • Communication / publication
    8 (0.3%)
  • Community nutrition
    169 (7.2%)
  • Consultation and private practice
    66 (2.8%)
  • Culinary
    3 (0.1%)
  • Diabetes care
    74 (3.2%)
  • Education
    64 (2.7%)
  • Food and nutrition management / administration
    87 (3.7%)
  • Gerontology
    30 (1.3%)
  • Integrative / functional nutrition
    1 (0.0%)
  • Long-term care
    76 (3.2%)
  • Not Reported
    860 (36.7%)
  • Nutrition support
    29 (1.2%)
  • Oncology
    13 (0.6%)
  • Other
    90 (3.8%)
  • Pediatric
    45 (1.9%)
  • Policy / advocacy
    3 (0.1%)
  • Renal nutrition
    69 (2.9%)
  • Research
    26 (1.1%)
  • School nutrition
    40 (1.7%)
  • Sports nutrition
    22 (0.9%)
  • Weight management
    66 (2.8%)
  • Wellness / prevention
    23 (1.0%)
 
 

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