foodstruct logo
Find food by nutritional value | Diet analysis

Cod vs Shark - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

Compare

Comparison summary

Which food is richer in minerals?
Shark
Shark is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is cheaper?
Shark
Shark is cheaper (difference - $1.3)
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Cod
Cod is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 8mg)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Cod
Cod contains less Sodium (difference - 25mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Cod
Cod is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.794g)
Which food contains less Sugars?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Sugars (0 g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
?
The foods have equal glycemic indexes (0)
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.
Cod Shark
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in Sugars 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
Cod Shark
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet Equal
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
398
Cod
22
Shark
Mineral Summary Score
19
Cod
20
Shark

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
Cod
3
:
5
Shark
Contains more Potassium +158.1%
Contains less Sodium -31.6%
Contains more Iron +121.1%
Contains more Calcium +112.5%
Contains more Magnesium +53.1%
Contains more Copper +17.9%
Equal in Zinc - 0.43
Equal in Phosphorus - 210
Contains more Potassium +158.1%
Contains less Sodium -31.6%
Contains more Iron +121.1%
Contains more Calcium +112.5%
Contains more Magnesium +53.1%
Contains more Copper +17.9%
Equal in Zinc - 0.43
Equal in Phosphorus - 210

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
Cod
5
:
5
Shark
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin D +50%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +81%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +21914.4%
Contains more Vitamin A +482.5%
Contains more Vitamin E +56.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +42.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +63.3%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +63.7%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.062
Equal in Vitamin K - 0.1
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin D +50%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +81%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +21914.4%
Contains more Vitamin A +482.5%
Contains more Vitamin E +56.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +42.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +63.3%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +63.7%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.062
Equal in Vitamin K - 0.1

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
107%
Cod
126%
Shark
Carbohydrates
0%
Cod
0%
Shark
Fats
3%
Cod
21%
Shark

People also compare

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 Cod Shark Opinion
Calories 82 130 Shark
Protein 17.81 20.98 Shark
Fats 0.67 4.51 Shark
Vitamin C 1 0 Cod
Carbs 0 0
Cholesterol 43 51 Cod
Vitamin D 36 24 Cod
Iron 0.38 0.84 Shark
Calcium 16 34 Shark
Potassium 413 160 Cod
Magnesium 32 49 Shark
Sugars 0 0
Fiber 0 0
Copper 0.028 0.033 Shark
Zinc 0.45 0.43 Cod
Starch
Phosphorus 203 210 Shark
Sodium 54 79 Cod
Vitamin A 40 233 Shark
Vitamin E 0.64 1 Shark
Vitamin D 0.9 0.6 Cod
Vitamin B1 0.076 0.042 Cod
Vitamin B2 0.065 0.062 Cod
Vitamin B3 2.063 2.938 Shark
Vitamin B5 153 0.695 Cod
Vitamin B6 0.245 0.4 Shark
Vitamin B12 0.91 1.49 Shark
Vitamin K 0.1 0.1
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat
Saturated Fat 0.131 0.925 Cod
Monounsaturated Fat 0.094 1.808 Shark
Polyunsaturated fat 0.231 1.195 Shark
Tryptophan 0.199 0.235 Shark
Threonine 0.781 0.92 Shark
Isoleucine 0.821 0.967 Shark
Leucine 1.447 1.705 Shark
Lysine 1.635 1.926 Shark
Methionine 0.527 0.621 Shark
Phenylalanine 0.695 0.819 Shark
Valine 0.917 1.081 Shark
Histidine 0.524 0.618 Shark
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
Data provided by FoodStruct.com should be considered and used as information only. Please consult your physician before beginning any diet.