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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 (Massachusetts)

As of February 19, 2018
  • Total Registered Dietitians in Massachusetts 2,829
 
    By Gender
  • Female
    2,524 (89.2%)
  • Male
    88 (3.1%)
  • Not Reported
    217 (7.7%)
 
    By Ethnicity
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    2 (0.1%)
  • American Indian or Alaskan Native
    4 (0.1%)
  • Asian
    82 (2.9%)
  • Black or African American
    15 (0.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino
    29 (1.0%)
  • Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander
    15 (0.5%)
  • Not Reported
    279 (9.9%)
  • Other
    24 (0.8%)
  • Prefer not to disclose
    80 (2.8%)
  • Two or more races
    10 (0.4%)
  • White
    2,289 (80.9%)
 
    By Area of Practice
  • Business / industry
    25 (0.9%)
  • Clinical nutrition, general
    504 (17.8%)
  • Communication / publication
    20 (0.7%)
  • Community nutrition
    155 (5.5%)
  • Consultation and private practice
    97 (3.4%)
  • Culinary
    4 (0.1%)
  • Diabetes care
    82 (2.9%)
  • Education
    70 (2.5%)
  • Food and nutrition management / administration
    101 (3.6%)
  • Gerontology
    43 (1.5%)
  • Integrative / functional nutrition
    5 (0.2%)
  • Long-term care
    113 (4.0%)
  • Not Reported
    1,104 (39.0%)
  • Nutrition support
    41 (1.4%)
  • Oncology
    20 (0.7%)
  • Other
    90 (3.2%)
  • Pediatric
    75 (2.7%)
  • Policy / advocacy
    2 (0.1%)
  • Renal nutrition
    47 (1.7%)
  • Research
    73 (2.6%)
  • School nutrition
    28 (1.0%)
  • Sports nutrition
    12 (0.4%)
  • Vegetarian nutrition
    1 (0.0%)
  • Weight management
    87 (3.1%)
  • Wellness / prevention
    30 (1.1%)
 
 

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