(NOC 3132)


These comments apply to the career group called Pharmacists, Dietitians and Nutritionists, which includes Nutritionists.

The public's growing concern about a healthy diet and the consequences of obesity, the ageing population, increased government spending in the health sector and the growing use of dietitian services to prevent and treat health problems should sharp boost the number of dietitians and nutritionists in the coming years.

In view of strong employment growth in recent years, it is not surprising that the situation of dietician and nutritionist graduates compares favourably with that of other university graduates.

Job Seekers: 15,097
Job Openings: 13,093

Job prospects for this career are rated Limited

Last Updated: May 20, 2012