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Common fig vs Papaya - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food is cheaper?
Papaya
Papaya is cheaper (difference - $0.4)
Which food contains less Sugars?
Papaya
Papaya contains less Sugars (difference - 8.44g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Papaya
Papaya is lower in glycemic index (difference - 2)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Common fig
Common fig is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Common fig
Common fig is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.021g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Common fig
Common fig contains less Sodium (difference - 7mg)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
?
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.
Common fig Papaya
Lower in price ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in minerals 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
Common fig Papaya
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
8
Common fig
33
Papaya
Mineral Summary Score
8
Common fig
7
Papaya

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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Papaya
Contains more Iron +48%
Contains more Calcium +75%
Contains more Potassium +27.5%
Contains more Copper +55.6%
Contains more Zinc +87.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +40%
Contains less Sodium -87.5%
Contains more Magnesium +23.5%
Contains more Iron +48%
Contains more Calcium +75%
Contains more Potassium +27.5%
Contains more Copper +55.6%
Contains more Zinc +87.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +40%
Contains less Sodium -87.5%
Contains more Magnesium +23.5%

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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3
Papaya
Contains more Vitamin B1 +160.9%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +85.2%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +12%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +57.1%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +197.4%
Contains more Vitamin K +80.8%
Contains more Vitamin C +2945%
Contains more Vitamin A +569%
Contains more Vitamin E +172.7%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +160.9%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +85.2%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +12%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +57.1%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +197.4%
Contains more Vitamin K +80.8%
Contains more Vitamin C +2945%
Contains more Vitamin A +569%
Contains more Vitamin E +172.7%

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%
Common fig
3%
Papaya
Carbohydrates
19%
Common fig
11%
Papaya
Fats
1%
Common fig
1%
Papaya

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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 Common fig Papaya Opinion
Calories 74 43 Common fig
Protein 0.75 0.47 Common fig
Fats 0.3 0.26 Common fig
Vitamin C 2 60.9 Papaya
Carbs 19.18 10.82 Common fig
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 0.37 0.25 Common fig
Calcium 35 20 Common fig
Potassium 232 182 Common fig
Magnesium 17 21 Papaya
Sugars 16.26 7.82 Common fig
Fiber 2.9 1.7 Common fig
Copper 0.07 0.045 Common fig
Zinc 0.15 0.08 Common fig
Starch 0 Papaya
Phosphorus 14 10 Common fig
Sodium 1 8 Common fig
Vitamin A 142 950 Papaya
Vitamin E 0.11 0.3 Papaya
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.06 0.023 Common fig
Vitamin B2 0.05 0.027 Common fig
Vitamin B3 0.4 0.357 Common fig
Vitamin B5 0.3 0.191 Common fig
Vitamin B6 0.113 0.038 Common fig
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 4.7 2.6 Common fig
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.06 0.081 Common fig
Monounsaturated Fat 0.066 0.072 Papaya
Polyunsaturated fat 0.144 0.058 Common fig
Tryptophan 0.006 0.008 Papaya
Threonine 0.024 0.011 Common fig
Isoleucine 0.023 0.008 Common fig
Leucine 0.033 0.016 Common fig
Lysine 0.03 0.025 Common fig
Methionine 0.006 0.002 Common fig
Phenylalanine 0.018 0.009 Common fig
Valine 0.028 0.01 Common fig
Histidine 0.011 0.005 Common fig
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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