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Currant vs Pomegranate - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food is richer in vitamins?
Pomegranate
Pomegranate is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Sugars?
Currant
Currant contains less Sugars (difference - 6.3g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Currant
Currant contains less Sodium (difference - 2mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Currant
Currant is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.103g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Currant
Currant is lower in glycemic index (difference - 42)
Which food is cheaper?
Currant
Currant is cheaper (difference - $0.5)
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food is richer in minerals?
?
It cannot be definitely stated which food is richer in minerals. 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.
Currant Pomegranate
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Rich in minerals Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Currant Pomegranate
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
23
Currant
14
Pomegranate
Mineral Summary Score
12
Currant
10
Pomegranate

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 Iron +233.3%
Contains more Calcium +230%
Contains more Potassium +16.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +22.2%
Contains less Sodium -66.7%
Contains more Copper +47.7%
Contains more Zinc +52.2%
Equal in Magnesium - 12
Contains more Iron +233.3%
Contains more Calcium +230%
Contains more Potassium +16.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +22.2%
Contains less Sodium -66.7%
Contains more Copper +47.7%
Contains more Zinc +52.2%
Equal in Magnesium - 12

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 +302%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +500%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +67.5%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +193%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +489.1%
Contains more Vitamin K +49.1%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.053
Equal in Vitamin B6 - 0.075
Contains more Vitamin C +302%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +500%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +67.5%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +193%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +489.1%
Contains more Vitamin K +49.1%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.053
Equal in Vitamin B6 - 0.075

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
8%
Currant
10%
Pomegranate
Carbohydrates
14%
Currant
19%
Pomegranate
Fats
1%
Currant
5%
Pomegranate

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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 Currant Pomegranate Opinion
Calories 56 83 Pomegranate
Protein 1.4 1.67 Pomegranate
Fats 0.2 1.17 Pomegranate
Vitamin C 41 10.2 Currant
Carbs 13.8 18.7 Pomegranate
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 1 0.3 Currant
Calcium 33 10 Currant
Potassium 275 236 Currant
Magnesium 13 12 Currant
Sugars 7.37 13.67 Pomegranate
Fiber 4.3 4 Currant
Copper 0.107 0.158 Pomegranate
Zinc 0.23 0.35 Pomegranate
Starch
Phosphorus 44 36 Currant
Sodium 1 3 Currant
Vitamin A 42 0 Currant
Vitamin E 0.1 0.6 Pomegranate
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.04 0.067 Pomegranate
Vitamin B2 0.05 0.053 Pomegranate
Vitamin B3 0.1 0.293 Pomegranate
Vitamin B5 0.064 0.377 Pomegranate
Vitamin B6 0.07 0.075 Pomegranate
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 11 16.4 Pomegranate
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.017 0.12 Currant
Monounsaturated Fat 0.028 0.093 Pomegranate
Polyunsaturated fat 0.088 0.079 Currant
Tryptophan
Threonine
Isoleucine
Leucine
Lysine
Methionine
Phenylalanine
Valine
Histidine
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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