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Maize vs Lupin Bean - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food is cheaper?
Maize
Maize is cheaper (difference - $1.1)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Maize
Maize is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.831g)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Lupin Bean
Lupin Bean is relatively richer in minerals
Which food contains less Sugars?
Lupin Bean
Lupin Bean contains less Sugars (difference - 6.26g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Lupin Bean
Lupin Bean is lower in glycemic index (difference - 54)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
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It cannot be definitely stated which food is richer in vitamins. See charts below for detailed information.
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food contains less Sodium?
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The foods are relatively equal in Sodium (15 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.
Maize Lupin Bean
Lower in price ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in vitamins Equal
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Lower in Sodium Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Maize Lupin Bean
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
13
Maize
25
Lupin Bean
Mineral Summary Score
13
Maize
93
Lupin Bean

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
Maize
0
:
Contains more Iron +738.5%
Contains more Calcium +8700%
Contains more Potassium +275.2%
Contains more Magnesium +435.1%
Contains more Copper +1792.6%
Contains more Zinc +932.6%
Contains more Phosphorus +394.4%
Equal in Sodium - 15
Contains more Iron +738.5%
Contains more Calcium +8700%
Contains more Potassium +275.2%
Contains more Magnesium +435.1%
Contains more Copper +1792.6%
Contains more Zinc +932.6%
Contains more Phosphorus +394.4%
Equal in Sodium - 15

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
Maize
4
:
Contains more Vitamin C +41.7%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +312.9%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +300%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +23.7%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +283.9%
Equal in Vitamin B5 - 0.75
Contains more Vitamin C +41.7%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +312.9%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +300%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +23.7%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +283.9%
Equal in Vitamin B5 - 0.75

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
20%
Maize
217%
Lupin Bean
Carbohydrates
19%
Maize
40%
Lupin Bean
Fats
6%
Maize
45%
Lupin Bean

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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 Maize Lupin Bean Opinion
Calories 86 371 Lupin Bean
Protein 3.27 36.17 Lupin Bean
Fats 1.35 9.74 Lupin Bean
Vitamin C 6.8 4.8 Maize
Carbs 18.7 40.37 Lupin Bean
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 0.52 4.36 Lupin Bean
Calcium 2 176 Lupin Bean
Potassium 270 1013 Lupin Bean
Magnesium 37 198 Lupin Bean
Sugars 6.26 Maize
Fiber 2 18.9 Lupin Bean
Copper 0.054 1.022 Lupin Bean
Zinc 0.46 4.75 Lupin Bean
Starch 5.7 Maize
Phosphorus 89 440 Lupin Bean
Sodium 15 15
Vitamin A 187 0 Maize
Vitamin E 0.07 Maize
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.155 0.64 Lupin Bean
Vitamin B2 0.055 0.22 Lupin Bean
Vitamin B3 1.77 2.19 Lupin Bean
Vitamin B5 0.717 0.75 Lupin Bean
Vitamin B6 0.093 0.357 Lupin Bean
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 0.3 Maize
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.325 1.156 Maize
Monounsaturated Fat 0.432 3.94 Lupin Bean
Polyunsaturated fat 0.487 2.439 Lupin Bean
Tryptophan 0.023 0.289 Lupin Bean
Threonine 0.129 1.331 Lupin Bean
Isoleucine 0.129 1.615 Lupin Bean
Leucine 0.348 2.743 Lupin Bean
Lysine 0.137 1.933 Lupin Bean
Methionine 0.067 0.255 Lupin Bean
Phenylalanine 0.15 1.435 Lupin Bean
Valine 0.185 1.51 Lupin Bean
Histidine 0.089 1.03 Lupin Bean
The main source of information is USDA Food Composition Database (U.S. Department of Agriculture)
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