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Flax vs Adzuki bean - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food is richer in minerals?
Flax
Flax is relatively richer in minerals
Which food contains less Sugars?
Adzuki bean
Adzuki bean contains less Sugars (difference - 1.55g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Adzuki bean
Adzuki bean contains less Sodium (difference - 25mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Adzuki bean
Adzuki bean is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 3.472g)
Which food is cheaper?
Adzuki bean
Adzuki bean is cheaper (difference - $1)
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
?
The foods have equal glycemic indexes (32)
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.

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.
Flax Adzuki bean
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Lower in glycemic index Equal
Rich in vitamins Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Flax Adzuki bean
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet Equal

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
44
Flax
22
Adzuki bean
Mineral Summary Score
125
Flax
86
Adzuki 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
Flax
5
:
Contains more Iron +15.1%
Contains more Calcium +286.4%
Contains more Magnesium +208.7%
Contains more Copper +11.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +68.5%
Contains more Potassium +54.2%
Contains more Zinc +16.1%
Contains less Sodium -83.3%
Contains more Iron +15.1%
Contains more Calcium +286.4%
Contains more Magnesium +208.7%
Contains more Copper +11.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +68.5%
Contains more Potassium +54.2%
Contains more Zinc +16.1%
Contains less Sodium -83.3%

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
Flax
6
:
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +261.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +17.1%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +34.8%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +36.6%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +49.3%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +261.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +17.1%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +34.8%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +36.6%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +49.3%

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
110%
Flax
119%
Adzuki bean
Carbohydrates
29%
Flax
63%
Adzuki bean
Fats
195%
Flax
2%
Adzuki 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 Flax Adzuki bean Opinion
Calories 534 329 Flax
Protein 18.29 19.87 Adzuki bean
Fats 42.16 0.53 Flax
Vitamin C 0.6 0 Flax
Carbs 28.88 62.9 Adzuki bean
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 5.73 4.98 Flax
Calcium 255 66 Flax
Potassium 813 1254 Adzuki bean
Magnesium 392 127 Flax
Sugars 1.55 Flax
Fiber 27.3 12.7 Flax
Copper 1.22 1.094 Flax
Zinc 4.34 5.04 Adzuki bean
Starch
Phosphorus 642 381 Flax
Sodium 30 5 Adzuki bean
Vitamin A 0 17 Adzuki bean
Vitamin E 0.31 Flax
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 1.644 0.455 Flax
Vitamin B2 0.161 0.22 Adzuki bean
Vitamin B3 3.08 2.63 Flax
Vitamin B5 0.985 1.471 Adzuki bean
Vitamin B6 0.473 0.351 Flax
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 4.3 Flax
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 Flax
Saturated Fat 3.663 0.191 Adzuki bean
Monounsaturated Fat 7.527 0.05 Flax
Polyunsaturated fat 28.73 0.113 Flax
Tryptophan 0.297 0.191 Flax
Threonine 0.766 0.674 Flax
Isoleucine 0.896 0.791 Flax
Leucine 1.235 1.668 Adzuki bean
Lysine 0.862 1.497 Adzuki bean
Methionine 0.37 0.21 Flax
Phenylalanine 0.957 1.052 Adzuki bean
Valine 1.072 1.023 Flax
Histidine 0.472 0.524 Adzuki bean
The main source of information is USDA Food Composition Database (U.S. Department of Agriculture)
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