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Green bean vs Kidney bean - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food is cheaper?
Kidney bean
Kidney bean is cheaper (difference - $0.6)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Kidney bean
Kidney bean is relatively richer in minerals
Which food contains less Sugars?
Kidney bean
Kidney bean contains less Sugars (difference - 1.03g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Kidney bean
Kidney bean is lower in glycemic index (difference - 4)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Green bean
Green bean is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.07g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Green bean
Green bean contains less Sodium (difference - 18mg)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
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It cannot be definitely stated which food is richer in vitamins. See charts below for detailed information.
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)

Comparison summary table

Pay attention at the most right column. It shows the amounts side by side, making it easier to realize the amount of difference.
Green bean Kidney bean
Lower in price ok
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Rich in vitamins Equal
Lower in Cholesterol Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Green bean Kidney bean
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

Vitamin and Mineral Summary Scores

Summary score is calculated by summing up the daily values contained in 300 grams of the product. Obviously the more the food fulfils human daily needs, the more the summary score is
Vitamin Summary Score
29
Green bean
30
Kidney bean
Mineral Summary Score
12
Green bean
91
Kidney bean

Mineral Comparison

Mineral comparison score is based on the number of minerals by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
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Contains less Sodium -75%
Contains more Iron +696.1%
Contains more Calcium +286.5%
Contains more Potassium +566.4%
Contains more Magnesium +460%
Contains more Copper +1288.4%
Contains more Zinc +1062.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +971.1%
Contains less Sodium -75%
Contains more Iron +696.1%
Contains more Calcium +286.5%
Contains more Potassium +566.4%
Contains more Magnesium +460%
Contains more Copper +1288.4%
Contains more Zinc +1062.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +971.1%

Vitamin Comparison

Vitamin comparison score is based on the number of vitamins by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" chart below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
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Contains more Vitamin C +171.1%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +86.4%
Contains more Vitamin K +126.3%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +545.1%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +110.6%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +180.7%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +246.7%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +181.6%
Contains more Vitamin C +171.1%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +86.4%
Contains more Vitamin K +126.3%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +545.1%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +110.6%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +180.7%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +246.7%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +181.6%

Macronutrients Comparison

Macronutrient comparison charts compare the amount of protein, total fats and total carbohydrates in 300 grams of the food. The displayed values show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food
Protein
11%
Green bean
141%
Kidney bean
Carbohydrates
7%
Green bean
60%
Kidney bean
Fats
1%
Green bean
4%
Kidney bean

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All nutrients comparison - raw data values

In the column "Opinion" we made some assumptions which could be controversial. For instance we are assuming that less saturated fats is good for you. Please ignore this column if you have your own opinion.We marked the nutrients, comparison of which we considered as not meaningful, as "N/A"
Nutrient Green bean Kidney bean Opinion
Calories 31 333 Kidney bean
Protein 1.83 23.58 Kidney bean
Fats 0.22 0.83 Kidney bean
Vitamin C 12.2 4.5 Green bean
Carbs 6.97 60.01 Kidney bean
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 1.03 8.2 Kidney bean
Calcium 37 143 Kidney bean
Potassium 211 1406 Kidney bean
Magnesium 25 140 Kidney bean
Sugars 3.26 2.23 Green bean
Fiber 2.7 24.9 Kidney bean
Copper 0.069 0.958 Kidney bean
Zinc 0.24 2.79 Kidney bean
Starch 0.88 Green bean
Phosphorus 38 407 Kidney bean
Sodium 6 24 Green bean
Vitamin A 690 0 Green bean
Vitamin E 0.41 0.22 Green bean
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.082 0.529 Kidney bean
Vitamin B2 0.104 0.219 Kidney bean
Vitamin B3 0.734 2.06 Kidney bean
Vitamin B5 0.225 0.78 Kidney bean
Vitamin B6 0.141 0.397 Kidney bean
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 43 19 Green bean
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.05 0.12 Green bean
Monounsaturated Fat 0.01 0.064 Kidney bean
Polyunsaturated fat 0.113 0.457 Kidney bean
Tryptophan 0.019 0.279 Kidney bean
Threonine 0.079 0.992 Kidney bean
Isoleucine 0.066 1.041 Kidney bean
Leucine 0.112 1.882 Kidney bean
Lysine 0.088 1.618 Kidney bean
Methionine 0.022 0.355 Kidney bean
Phenylalanine 0.067 1.275 Kidney bean
Valine 0.09 1.233 Kidney bean
Histidine 0.034 0.656 Kidney bean
The main source of information is USDA Food Composition Database (U.S. Department of Agriculture)
Dietary Guidelines for Americans is used as the primary source for advice in this web resource
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