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

As of February 19, 2018
  • Total Registered Dietitians in Alabama 1,346
 
    By Gender
  • Female
    1,198 (89.0%)
  • Male
    47 (3.5%)
  • Not Reported
    101 (7.5%)
 
    By Ethnicity
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native
    7 (0.5%)
  • Asian
    15 (1.1%)
  • Black or African American
    87 (6.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino
    5 (0.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
    1 (0.1%)
  • Not Reported
    109 (8.1%)
  • Other
    5 (0.4%)
  • Prefer not to disclose
    12 (0.9%)
  • Two or more races
    5 (0.4%)
  • White
    1,100 (81.7%)
 
    By Area of Practice
  • Business / industry
    7 (0.5%)
  • Clinical nutrition, general
    247 (18.4%)
  • Communication / publication
    8 (0.6%)
  • Community nutrition
    105 (7.8%)
  • Consultation and private practice
    29 (2.2%)
  • Culinary
    2 (0.1%)
  • Diabetes care
    33 (2.5%)
  • Education
    33 (2.5%)
  • Food and nutrition management / administration
    56 (4.2%)
  • Gerontology
    14 (1.0%)
  • Hunger / environmental nutrition
    1 (0.1%)
  • Long-term care
    59 (4.4%)
  • Not Reported
    504 (37.4%)
  • Nutrition support
    18 (1.3%)
  • Oncology
    4 (0.3%)
  • Other
    49 (3.6%)
  • Pediatric
    38 (2.8%)
  • Policy / advocacy
    1 (0.1%)
  • Renal nutrition
    51 (3.8%)
  • Research
    19 (1.4%)
  • School nutrition
    19 (1.4%)
  • Sports nutrition
    6 (0.4%)
  • Weight management
    25 (1.9%)
  • Wellness / prevention
    18 (1.3%)
 
 

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