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Halibut vs Swordfish - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Swordfish
Swordfish is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.508g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Swordfish
Swordfish is lower in glycemic index (difference - 50)
Which food is cheaper?
Swordfish
Swordfish is cheaper (difference - $5)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Swordfish
Swordfish is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Swordfish
Swordfish is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Halibut
Halibut is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 32mg)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Halibut
Halibut contains less Sodium (difference - 17mg)
Which food contains less Sugars?
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The foods are relatively equal in Sugars (0 g)

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

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Halibut Swordfish
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet Equal
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
84
Halibut
75
Swordfish
Mineral Summary Score
16
Halibut
26
Swordfish

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 +46.7%
Contains less Sodium -17.5%
Contains more Calcium +100%
Contains more Potassium +86.2%
Contains more Magnesium +34.6%
Contains more Copper +53.3%
Contains more Zinc +95%
Contains more Phosphorus +85.4%
Contains more Iron +46.7%
Contains less Sodium -17.5%
Contains more Calcium +100%
Contains more Potassium +86.2%
Contains more Magnesium +34.6%
Contains more Copper +53.3%
Contains more Zinc +95%
Contains more Phosphorus +85.4%

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 D +64.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +27%
Contains more Vitamin A +174.5%
Contains more Vitamin E +230.1%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +48.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +516.9%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +66.8%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +46.4%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +62%
Equal in Vitamin K - 0.1
Contains more Vitamin D +64.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +27%
Contains more Vitamin A +174.5%
Contains more Vitamin E +230.1%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +48.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +516.9%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +66.8%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +46.4%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +62%
Equal in Vitamin K - 0.1

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
86%
Halibut
141%
Swordfish
Carbohydrates
0%
Halibut
0%
Swordfish
Fats
64%
Halibut
37%
Swordfish

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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 Halibut Swordfish Opinion
Calories 186 172 Halibut
Protein 14.37 23.45 Swordfish
Fats 13.84 7.93 Halibut
Vitamin C 0 0
Carbs 0 0
Cholesterol 46 78 Halibut
Vitamin D 1097 666 Halibut
Iron 0.66 0.45 Halibut
Calcium 3 6 Swordfish
Potassium 268 499 Swordfish
Magnesium 26 35 Swordfish
Sugars 0 0
Fiber 0 0
Copper 0.03 0.046 Swordfish
Zinc 0.4 0.78 Swordfish
Starch
Phosphorus 164 304 Swordfish
Sodium 80 97 Halibut
Vitamin A 47 129 Swordfish
Vitamin E 0.73 2.41 Swordfish
Vitamin D 27.4 16.6 Halibut
Vitamin B1 0.06 0.089 Swordfish
Vitamin B2 0.08 0.063 Halibut
Vitamin B3 1.5 9.254 Swordfish
Vitamin B5 0.25 0.417 Swordfish
Vitamin B6 0.42 0.615 Swordfish
Vitamin B12 1 1.62 Swordfish
Vitamin K 0.1 0.1
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0.056 Halibut
Saturated Fat 2.419 1.911 Swordfish
Monounsaturated Fat 8.378 3.544 Halibut
Polyunsaturated fat 1.367 1.368 Swordfish
Tryptophan 0.161 0.265 Swordfish
Threonine 0.63 1.035 Swordfish
Isoleucine 0.662 1.088 Swordfish
Leucine 1.168 1.919 Swordfish
Lysine 1.32 2.168 Swordfish
Methionine 0.425 0.699 Swordfish
Phenylalanine 0.561 0.922 Swordfish
Valine 0.74 1.216 Swordfish
Histidine 0.423 0.695 Swordfish
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