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Sunflower seed vs Millet - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food is richer in minerals?
Sunflower seed
Sunflower seed is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Sunflower seed
Sunflower seed is lower in glycemic index (difference - 51)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Sunflower seed
Sunflower seed is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Sugars?
Millet
Millet contains less Sugars (difference - 2.62g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Millet
Millet contains less Sodium (difference - 4mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Millet
Millet is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 3.732g)
Which food is cheaper?
Millet
Millet is cheaper (difference - $1)
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 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.
Sunflower seed Millet
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Sunflower seed Millet
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
105
Sunflower seed
24
Millet
Mineral Summary Score
122
Sunflower seed
48
Millet

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
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Millet
Contains more Iron +74.4%
Contains more Calcium +875%
Contains more Potassium +230.8%
Contains more Magnesium +185.1%
Contains more Copper +140%
Contains more Zinc +197.6%
Contains more Phosphorus +131.6%
Contains less Sodium -44.4%
Contains more Iron +74.4%
Contains more Calcium +875%
Contains more Potassium +230.8%
Contains more Magnesium +185.1%
Contains more Copper +140%
Contains more Zinc +197.6%
Contains more Phosphorus +131.6%
Contains less Sodium -44.4%

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
:
1
Millet
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +70240%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +251.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +22.4%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +76.6%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +33.3%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +250.3%
Contains more Vitamin K +∞%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +70240%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +251.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +22.4%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +76.6%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +33.3%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +250.3%
Contains more Vitamin K +∞%

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
125%
Sunflower seed
66%
Millet
Carbohydrates
20%
Sunflower seed
73%
Millet
Fats
238%
Sunflower seed
19%
Millet

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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 Sunflower seed Millet Opinion
Calories 584 378 Sunflower seed
Protein 20.78 11.02 Sunflower seed
Fats 51.46 4.22 Sunflower seed
Vitamin C 1.4 0 Sunflower seed
Carbs 20 72.85 Millet
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 5.25 3.01 Sunflower seed
Calcium 78 8 Sunflower seed
Potassium 645 195 Sunflower seed
Magnesium 325 114 Sunflower seed
Sugars 2.62 Sunflower seed
Fiber 8.6 8.5 Sunflower seed
Copper 1.8 0.75 Sunflower seed
Zinc 5 1.68 Sunflower seed
Starch
Phosphorus 660 285 Sunflower seed
Sodium 9 5 Millet
Vitamin A 50 0 Sunflower seed
Vitamin E 35.17 0.05 Sunflower seed
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 1.48 0.421 Sunflower seed
Vitamin B2 0.355 0.29 Sunflower seed
Vitamin B3 8.335 4.72 Sunflower seed
Vitamin B5 1.13 0.848 Sunflower seed
Vitamin B6 1.345 0.384 Sunflower seed
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 0 0.9 Millet
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat
Saturated Fat 4.455 0.723 Millet
Monounsaturated Fat 18.528 0.773 Sunflower seed
Polyunsaturated fat 23.137 2.134 Sunflower seed
Tryptophan 0.348 0.119 Sunflower seed
Threonine 0.928 0.353 Sunflower seed
Isoleucine 1.139 0.465 Sunflower seed
Leucine 1.659 1.4 Sunflower seed
Lysine 0.937 0.212 Sunflower seed
Methionine 0.494 0.221 Sunflower seed
Phenylalanine 1.169 0.58 Sunflower seed
Valine 1.315 0.578 Sunflower seed
Histidine 0.632 0.236 Sunflower seed
The main source of information is USDA Food Composition Database (U.S. Department of Agriculture)
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