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Bell pepper vs Cauliflower - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food is richer in minerals?
Cauliflower
Cauliflower is relatively richer in minerals
Which food contains less Sugars?
Cauliflower
Cauliflower contains less Sugars (difference - 0.49g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Bell pepper
Bell pepper contains less Sodium (difference - 27mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Bell pepper
Bell pepper is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.072g)
Which food is cheaper?
Bell pepper
Bell pepper is cheaper (difference - $0.1)
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
?
The foods have equal glycemic indexes (32)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
?
It cannot be definitely stated which food is richer in vitamins. See charts below for detailed information.

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.
Bell pepper Cauliflower
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Lower in glycemic index Equal
Rich in vitamins Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Bell pepper Cauliflower
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet Equal

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
43
Bell pepper
31
Cauliflower
Mineral Summary Score
6
Bell pepper
10
Cauliflower

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
:
Contains more Copper +69.2%
Contains less Sodium -90%
Contains more Iron +23.5%
Contains more Calcium +120%
Contains more Potassium +70.9%
Contains more Magnesium +50%
Contains more Zinc +107.7%
Contains more Phosphorus +120%
Contains more Copper +69.2%
Contains less Sodium -90%
Contains more Iron +23.5%
Contains more Calcium +120%
Contains more Potassium +70.9%
Contains more Magnesium +50%
Contains more Zinc +107.7%
Contains more Phosphorus +120%

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
:
Contains more Vitamin C +66.8%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +362.5%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +14%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +21.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +114.3%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +573.7%
Contains more Vitamin K +109.5%
Equal in Vitamin B3 - 0.507
Contains more Vitamin C +66.8%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +362.5%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +14%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +21.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +114.3%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +573.7%
Contains more Vitamin K +109.5%
Equal in Vitamin B3 - 0.507

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
5%
Bell pepper
12%
Cauliflower
Carbohydrates
5%
Bell pepper
5%
Cauliflower
Fats
1%
Bell pepper
1%
Cauliflower

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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 Bell pepper Cauliflower Opinion
Calories 20 25 Cauliflower
Protein 0.86 1.92 Cauliflower
Fats 0.17 0.28 Cauliflower
Vitamin C 80.4 48.2 Bell pepper
Carbs 4.64 4.97 Cauliflower
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 0.34 0.42 Cauliflower
Calcium 10 22 Cauliflower
Potassium 175 299 Cauliflower
Magnesium 10 15 Cauliflower
Sugars 2.4 1.91 Bell pepper
Fiber 1.7 2 Cauliflower
Copper 0.066 0.039 Bell pepper
Zinc 0.13 0.27 Cauliflower
Starch 0 Bell pepper
Phosphorus 20 44 Cauliflower
Sodium 3 30 Bell pepper
Vitamin A 370 0 Bell pepper
Vitamin E 0.37 0.08 Bell pepper
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.057 0.05 Bell pepper
Vitamin B2 0.028 0.06 Cauliflower
Vitamin B3 0.48 0.507 Cauliflower
Vitamin B5 0.099 0.667 Cauliflower
Vitamin B6 0.224 0.184 Bell pepper
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 7.4 15.5 Cauliflower
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.058 0.13 Bell pepper
Monounsaturated Fat 0.008 0.034 Cauliflower
Polyunsaturated fat 0.062 0.031 Bell pepper
Tryptophan 0.012 0.02 Cauliflower
Threonine 0.036 0.076 Cauliflower
Isoleucine 0.024 0.071 Cauliflower
Leucine 0.036 0.106 Cauliflower
Lysine 0.039 0.217 Cauliflower
Methionine 0.007 0.02 Cauliflower
Phenylalanine 0.092 0.065 Bell pepper
Valine 0.036 0.125 Cauliflower
Histidine 0.01 0.056 Cauliflower
The main source of information is USDA Food Composition Database (U.S. Department of Agriculture)
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