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Chili pepper vs Peppers - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sugars?
Peppers
Peppers contains less Sugars (difference - 0.2g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Peppers
Peppers contains less Sodium (difference - 2mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Peppers
Peppers is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.021g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Peppers
Peppers is lower in glycemic index (difference - 35)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Peppers
Peppers is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is cheaper?
Chili pepper
Chili pepper is cheaper (difference - $0.6)
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.
Chili pepper Peppers
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in minerals 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
Chili pepper Peppers
Low Calories diet Equal
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
81
Chili pepper
120
Peppers
Mineral Summary Score
13
Chili pepper
15
Peppers

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 +16.5%
Contains more Calcium +28.6%
Contains more Copper +34.9%
Contains more Zinc +15.4%
Contains less Sodium -22.2%
Equal in Potassium - 340
Equal in Magnesium - 25
Equal in Phosphorus - 46
Contains more Iron +16.5%
Contains more Calcium +28.6%
Contains more Copper +34.9%
Contains more Zinc +15.4%
Contains less Sodium -22.2%
Equal in Potassium - 340
Equal in Magnesium - 25
Equal in Phosphorus - 46

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 B3 +30.9%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +229.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +82%
Contains more Vitamin C +68.8%
Contains more Vitamin A +23.8%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +25%
Equal in Vitamin E - 0.69
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.09
Equal in Vitamin K - 14.3
Contains more Vitamin B3 +30.9%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +229.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +82%
Contains more Vitamin C +68.8%
Contains more Vitamin A +23.8%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +25%
Equal in Vitamin E - 0.69
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.09
Equal in Vitamin K - 14.3

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
11%
Chili pepper
12%
Peppers
Carbohydrates
9%
Chili pepper
9%
Peppers
Fats
2%
Chili pepper
1%
Peppers

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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 Chili pepper Peppers Opinion
Calories 40 40
Protein 1.87 2 Peppers
Fats 0.44 0.2 Chili pepper
Vitamin C 143.7 242.5 Peppers
Carbs 8.81 9.46 Peppers
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 1.03 1.2 Peppers
Calcium 14 18 Peppers
Potassium 322 340 Peppers
Magnesium 23 25 Peppers
Sugars 5.3 5.1 Chili pepper
Fiber 1.5 1.5
Copper 0.129 0.174 Peppers
Zinc 0.26 0.3 Peppers
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Phosphorus 43 46 Peppers
Sodium 9 7 Peppers
Vitamin A 952 1179 Peppers
Vitamin E 0.69 0.69
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.072 0.09 Peppers
Vitamin B2 0.086 0.09 Peppers
Vitamin B3 1.244 0.95 Chili pepper
Vitamin B5 0.201 0.061 Chili pepper
Vitamin B6 0.506 0.278 Chili pepper
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 14 14.3 Peppers
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.042 0.021 Peppers
Monounsaturated Fat 0.024 0.011 Chili pepper
Polyunsaturated fat 0.239 0.109 Chili pepper
Tryptophan 0.026 0.026
Threonine 0.074 0.074
Isoleucine 0.065 0.065
Leucine 0.105 0.105
Lysine 0.089 0.089
Methionine 0.024 0.024
Phenylalanine 0.062 0.062
Valine 0.084 0.084
Histidine 0.041 0.041
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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