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Garlic vs Cassava - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sugars?
Garlic
Garlic contains less Sugars (difference - 0.7g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Garlic
Garlic is lower in glycemic index (difference - 29)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Garlic
Garlic is relatively richer in minerals
Which food contains less Sodium?
Cassava
Cassava contains less Sodium (difference - 3mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Cassava
Cassava is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.015g)
Which food is cheaper?
Cassava
Cassava is cheaper (difference - $0.4)
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
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.
Garlic Cassava
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Rich in vitamins Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Garlic Cassava
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
36
Garlic
14
Cassava
Mineral Summary Score
31
Garlic
10
Cassava

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
Garlic
7
:
Contains more Iron +529.6%
Contains more Calcium +1031.3%
Contains more Potassium +48%
Contains more Magnesium +19%
Contains more Copper +199%
Contains more Zinc +241.2%
Contains more Phosphorus +466.7%
Contains less Sodium -17.6%
Contains more Iron +529.6%
Contains more Calcium +1031.3%
Contains more Potassium +48%
Contains more Magnesium +19%
Contains more Copper +199%
Contains more Zinc +241.2%
Contains more Phosphorus +466.7%
Contains less Sodium -17.6%

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
Garlic
5
:
Contains more Vitamin C +51.5%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +129.9%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +129.2%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +457%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +1303.4%
Contains more Vitamin A +44.4%
Contains more Vitamin E +137.5%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +22%
Contains more Vitamin K +11.8%
Contains more Vitamin C +51.5%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +129.9%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +129.2%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +457%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +1303.4%
Contains more Vitamin A +44.4%
Contains more Vitamin E +137.5%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +22%
Contains more Vitamin K +11.8%

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
38%
Garlic
8%
Cassava
Carbohydrates
33%
Garlic
38%
Cassava
Fats
2%
Garlic
1%
Cassava

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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 Garlic Cassava Opinion
Calories 149 160 Cassava
Protein 6.36 1.36 Garlic
Fats 0.5 0.28 Garlic
Vitamin C 31.2 20.6 Garlic
Carbs 33.06 38.06 Cassava
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 1.7 0.27 Garlic
Calcium 181 16 Garlic
Potassium 401 271 Garlic
Magnesium 25 21 Garlic
Sugars 1 1.7 Cassava
Fiber 2.1 1.8 Garlic
Copper 0.299 0.1 Garlic
Zinc 1.16 0.34 Garlic
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Phosphorus 153 27 Garlic
Sodium 17 14 Cassava
Vitamin A 9 13 Cassava
Vitamin E 0.08 0.19 Cassava
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.2 0.087 Garlic
Vitamin B2 0.11 0.048 Garlic
Vitamin B3 0.7 0.854 Cassava
Vitamin B5 0.596 0.107 Garlic
Vitamin B6 1.235 0.088 Garlic
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 1.7 1.9 Cassava
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.089 0.074 Cassava
Monounsaturated Fat 0.011 0.075 Cassava
Polyunsaturated fat 0.249 0.048 Garlic
Tryptophan 0.066 0.019 Garlic
Threonine 0.157 0.028 Garlic
Isoleucine 0.217 0.027 Garlic
Leucine 0.308 0.039 Garlic
Lysine 0.273 0.044 Garlic
Methionine 0.076 0.011 Garlic
Phenylalanine 0.183 0.026 Garlic
Valine 0.291 0.035 Garlic
Histidine 0.113 0.02 Garlic
The main source of information is USDA Food Composition Database (U.S. Department of Agriculture)
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