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Crab vs Sardine - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sodium?
Sardine
Sardine contains less Sodium (difference - 256mg)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Sardine
Sardine is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food is cheaper?
Sardine
Sardine is cheaper (difference - $5)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Crab
Crab is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 1.327g)
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Crab
Crab is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 45mg)
Which food contains less Sugars?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Sugars (0 g)
Which food is richer in minerals?
?
It cannot be definitely stated which food is richer in minerals. See charts below for detailed information.
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
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The foods have equal glycemic indexes (0)

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.
Crab Sardine
Lower in Sodium ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Sugars Equal
Rich in minerals Equal
Lower in glycemic index Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Crab Sardine
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
27
Crab
68
Sardine
Mineral Summary Score
53
Crab
58
Sardine

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
Crab
2
:
Contains more Copper +337.6%
Contains more Zinc +190.8%
Contains more Iron +484%
Contains more Calcium +319.8%
Contains more Potassium +53.3%
Contains more Phosphorus +109.4%
Contains less Sodium -45.5%
Equal in Magnesium - 39
Contains more Copper +337.6%
Contains more Zinc +190.8%
Contains more Iron +484%
Contains more Calcium +319.8%
Contains more Potassium +53.3%
Contains more Phosphorus +109.4%
Contains less Sodium -45.5%
Equal in Magnesium - 39

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
Crab
2
:
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +55.3%
Contains more Vitamin D +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +5300%
Contains more Vitamin E +10.9%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +247.8%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +144.1%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +90.9%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +168.5%
Contains more Vitamin K +766.7%
Equal in Vitamin B6 - 0.167
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +55.3%
Contains more Vitamin D +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +5300%
Contains more Vitamin E +10.9%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +247.8%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +144.1%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +90.9%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +168.5%
Contains more Vitamin K +766.7%
Equal in Vitamin B6 - 0.167

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%
Crab
148%
Sardine
Carbohydrates
0%
Crab
0%
Sardine
Fats
3%
Crab
53%
Sardine

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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 Crab Sardine Opinion
Calories 83 208 Sardine
Protein 17.88 24.62 Sardine
Fats 0.74 11.45 Sardine
Vitamin C 3.3 0 Crab
Carbs 0 0
Cholesterol 97 142 Crab
Vitamin D 0 193 Sardine
Iron 0.5 2.92 Sardine
Calcium 91 382 Sardine
Potassium 259 397 Sardine
Magnesium 36 39 Sardine
Sugars 0 0
Fiber 0 0
Copper 0.814 0.186 Crab
Zinc 3.81 1.31 Crab
Starch 0 Crab
Phosphorus 234 490 Sardine
Sodium 563 307 Sardine
Vitamin A 2 108 Sardine
Vitamin E 1.84 2.04 Sardine
Vitamin D 0 4.8 Sardine
Vitamin B1 0.023 0.08 Sardine
Vitamin B2 0.093 0.227 Sardine
Vitamin B3 2.747 5.245 Sardine
Vitamin B5 0.997 0.642 Crab
Vitamin B6 0.156 0.167 Sardine
Vitamin B12 3.33 8.94 Sardine
Vitamin K 0.3 2.6 Sardine
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0.014 Sardine
Saturated Fat 0.201 1.528 Crab
Monounsaturated Fat 0.129 3.869 Sardine
Polyunsaturated fat 0.258 5.148 Sardine
Tryptophan 0.226 0.276 Sardine
Threonine 0.727 1.079 Sardine
Isoleucine 0.776 1.134 Sardine
Leucine 1.307 2.001 Sardine
Lysine 1.386 2.26 Sardine
Methionine 0.452 0.729 Sardine
Phenylalanine 0.708 0.961 Sardine
Valine 0.806 1.268 Sardine
Histidine 0.393 0.725 Sardine
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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