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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 (Kentucky)

As of February 19, 2018
  • Total Registered Dietitians in Kentucky 1,327
 
    By Gender
  • Female
    1,193 (89.9%)
  • Male
    50 (3.8%)
  • Not Reported
    84 (6.3%)
 
    By Ethnicity
  • Asian
    9 (0.7%)
  • Black or African American
    19 (1.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino
    5 (0.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
    3 (0.2%)
  • Not Reported
    96 (7.2%)
  • Other
    12 (0.9%)
  • Prefer not to disclose
    13 (1.0%)
  • Two or more races
    6 (0.5%)
  • White
    1,164 (87.7%)
 
    By Area of Practice
  • Business / industry
    9 (0.7%)
  • Clinical nutrition, general
    305 (23.0%)
  • Communication / publication
    2 (0.2%)
  • Community nutrition
    91 (6.9%)
  • Consultation and private practice
    25 (1.9%)
  • Culinary
    1 (0.1%)
  • Diabetes care
    42 (3.2%)
  • Education
    46 (3.5%)
  • Food and nutrition management / administration
    59 (4.4%)
  • Gerontology
    13 (1.0%)
  • Hunger / environmental nutrition
    1 (0.1%)
  • Integrative / functional nutrition
    1 (0.1%)
  • Long-term care
    77 (5.8%)
  • Not Reported
    473 (35.6%)
  • Nutrition support
    19 (1.4%)
  • Oncology
    11 (0.8%)
  • Other
    43 (3.2%)
  • Pediatric
    12 (0.9%)
  • Renal nutrition
    35 (2.6%)
  • Research
    6 (0.5%)
  • School nutrition
    10 (0.8%)
  • Sports nutrition
    2 (0.2%)
  • Weight management
    30 (2.3%)
  • Wellness / prevention
    14 (1.1%)
 
 

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