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Cucumber vs Okra - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sugars?
Okra
Okra contains less Sugars (difference - 0.19g)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Okra
Okra is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.011g)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Okra
Okra is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Okra
Okra is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Sodium?
Cucumber
Cucumber contains less Sodium (difference - 5mg)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Cucumber
Cucumber is lower in glycemic index (difference - 17)
Which food is cheaper?
Cucumber
Cucumber is cheaper (difference - $0.6)
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.
Cucumber Okra
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Rich in minerals ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Cucumber Okra
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
9
Cucumber
32
Okra
Mineral Summary Score
6
Cucumber
19
Okra

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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7
Okra
Contains less Sodium -71.4%
Contains more Iron +121.4%
Contains more Calcium +412.5%
Contains more Potassium +103.4%
Contains more Magnesium +338.5%
Contains more Copper +165.9%
Contains more Zinc +190%
Contains more Phosphorus +154.2%
Contains less Sodium -71.4%
Contains more Iron +121.4%
Contains more Calcium +412.5%
Contains more Potassium +103.4%
Contains more Magnesium +338.5%
Contains more Copper +165.9%
Contains more Zinc +190%
Contains more Phosphorus +154.2%

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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8
Okra
Contains more Vitamin C +721.4%
Contains more Vitamin A +581.9%
Contains more Vitamin E +800%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +640.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +81.8%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +920.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +437.5%
Contains more Vitamin K +90.9%
Equal in Vitamin B5 - 0.245
Contains more Vitamin C +721.4%
Contains more Vitamin A +581.9%
Contains more Vitamin E +800%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +640.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +81.8%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +920.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +437.5%
Contains more Vitamin K +90.9%
Equal in Vitamin B5 - 0.245

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
4%
Cucumber
12%
Okra
Carbohydrates
4%
Cucumber
7%
Okra
Fats
1%
Cucumber
1%
Okra

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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 Cucumber Okra Opinion
Calories 15 33 Okra
Protein 0.65 1.93 Okra
Fats 0.11 0.19 Okra
Vitamin C 2.8 23 Okra
Carbs 3.63 7.45 Okra
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 0.28 0.62 Okra
Calcium 16 82 Okra
Potassium 147 299 Okra
Magnesium 13 57 Okra
Sugars 1.67 1.48 Cucumber
Fiber 0.5 3.2 Okra
Copper 0.041 0.109 Okra
Zinc 0.2 0.58 Okra
Starch 0.83 0.34 Cucumber
Phosphorus 24 61 Okra
Sodium 2 7 Cucumber
Vitamin A 105 716 Okra
Vitamin E 0.03 0.27 Okra
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.027 0.2 Okra
Vitamin B2 0.033 0.06 Okra
Vitamin B3 0.098 1 Okra
Vitamin B5 0.259 0.245 Cucumber
Vitamin B6 0.04 0.215 Okra
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 16.4 31.3 Okra
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.037 0.026 Okra
Monounsaturated Fat 0.005 0.017 Okra
Polyunsaturated fat 0.032 0.027 Cucumber
Tryptophan 0.005 0.017 Okra
Threonine 0.019 0.065 Okra
Isoleucine 0.021 0.069 Okra
Leucine 0.029 0.105 Okra
Lysine 0.029 0.081 Okra
Methionine 0.006 0.021 Okra
Phenylalanine 0.019 0.065 Okra
Valine 0.022 0.091 Okra
Histidine 0.01 0.031 Okra
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Dietary Guidelines for Americans is used as the primary source for advice in this web resource
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