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Green bean vs Tofu - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food is richer in minerals?
Tofu
Tofu is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is cheaper?
Tofu
Tofu is cheaper (difference - $1.8)
Which food contains less Sugars?
Tofu
Tofu contains less Sugars (difference - 2.64g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Tofu
Tofu is lower in glycemic index (difference - 17)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Green bean
Green bean is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Green bean
Green bean is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.641g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Green bean
Green bean contains less Sodium (difference - 1mg)
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 Tofu
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Green bean Tofu
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
4
Tofu
Mineral Summary Score
12
Green bean
38
Tofu

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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6
Tofu
Contains more Potassium +74.4%
Contains less Sodium -14.3%
Contains more Iron +420.4%
Contains more Calcium +845.9%
Contains more Magnesium +20%
Contains more Copper +179.7%
Contains more Zinc +233.3%
Contains more Phosphorus +155.3%
Contains more Potassium +74.4%
Contains less Sodium -14.3%
Contains more Iron +420.4%
Contains more Calcium +845.9%
Contains more Magnesium +20%
Contains more Copper +179.7%
Contains more Zinc +233.3%
Contains more Phosphorus +155.3%

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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0
Tofu
Contains more Vitamin C +12100%
Contains more Vitamin A +711.8%
Contains more Vitamin E +4000%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +100%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +276.4%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +230.9%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +200%
Contains more Vitamin K +1691.7%
Equal in Vitamin B1 - 0.081
Contains more Vitamin C +12100%
Contains more Vitamin A +711.8%
Contains more Vitamin E +4000%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +100%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +276.4%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +230.9%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +200%
Contains more Vitamin K +1691.7%
Equal in Vitamin B1 - 0.081

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
48%
Tofu
Carbohydrates
7%
Green bean
2%
Tofu
Fats
1%
Green bean
22%
Tofu

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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 Tofu Opinion
Calories 31 76 Tofu
Protein 1.83 8.08 Tofu
Fats 0.22 4.78 Tofu
Vitamin C 12.2 0.1 Green bean
Carbs 6.97 1.87 Green bean
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 1.03 5.36 Tofu
Calcium 37 350 Tofu
Potassium 211 121 Green bean
Magnesium 25 30 Tofu
Sugars 3.26 0.62 Green bean
Fiber 2.7 0.3 Green bean
Copper 0.069 0.193 Tofu
Zinc 0.24 0.8 Tofu
Starch 0.88 Green bean
Phosphorus 38 97 Tofu
Sodium 6 7 Green bean
Vitamin A 690 85 Green bean
Vitamin E 0.41 0.01 Green bean
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.082 0.081 Green bean
Vitamin B2 0.104 0.052 Green bean
Vitamin B3 0.734 0.195 Green bean
Vitamin B5 0.225 0.068 Green bean
Vitamin B6 0.141 0.047 Green bean
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 43 2.4 Green bean
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.05 0.691 Green bean
Monounsaturated Fat 0.01 1.056 Tofu
Polyunsaturated fat 0.113 2.699 Tofu
Tryptophan 0.019 0.12 Tofu
Threonine 0.079 0.402 Tofu
Isoleucine 0.066 0.435 Tofu
Leucine 0.112 0.713 Tofu
Lysine 0.088 0.452 Tofu
Methionine 0.022 0.108 Tofu
Phenylalanine 0.067 0.428 Tofu
Valine 0.09 0.446 Tofu
Histidine 0.034 0.221 Tofu
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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