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Sweet potato vs Sauerkraut - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sodium?
Sweet potato
Sweet potato contains less Sodium (difference - 606mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Sweet potato
Sweet potato is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.016g)
Which food is cheaper?
Sweet potato
Sweet potato is cheaper (difference - $0.8)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Sweet potato
Sweet potato is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Sweet potato
Sweet potato is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Sugars?
Sauerkraut
Sauerkraut contains less Sugars (difference - 2.4g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Sauerkraut
Sauerkraut is lower in glycemic index (difference - 38)
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.
Sweet potato Sauerkraut
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Rich in minerals ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Sweet potato Sauerkraut
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
80
Sweet potato
13
Sauerkraut
Mineral Summary Score
15
Sweet potato
21
Sauerkraut

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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Contains more Potassium +98.2%
Contains more Magnesium +92.3%
Contains more Copper +57.3%
Contains more Zinc +57.9%
Contains more Phosphorus +135%
Contains less Sodium -91.7%
Contains more Iron +141%
Equal in Calcium - 30
Contains more Potassium +98.2%
Contains more Magnesium +92.3%
Contains more Copper +57.3%
Contains more Zinc +57.9%
Contains more Phosphorus +135%
Contains less Sodium -91.7%
Contains more Iron +141%
Equal in Calcium - 30

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 A +78716.7%
Contains more Vitamin E +85.7%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +271.4%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +177.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +289.5%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +760.2%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +60.8%
Contains more Vitamin C +512.5%
Contains more Vitamin K +622.2%
Contains more Vitamin A +78716.7%
Contains more Vitamin E +85.7%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +271.4%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +177.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +289.5%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +760.2%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +60.8%
Contains more Vitamin C +512.5%
Contains more Vitamin K +622.2%

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
9%
Sweet potato
5%
Sauerkraut
Carbohydrates
20%
Sweet potato
4%
Sauerkraut
Fats
0%
Sweet potato
1%
Sauerkraut

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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 Sweet potato Sauerkraut Opinion
Calories 86 19 Sweet potato
Protein 1.57 0.91 Sweet potato
Fats 0.05 0.14 Sauerkraut
Vitamin C 2.4 14.7 Sauerkraut
Carbs 20.12 4.28 Sweet potato
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 0.61 1.47 Sauerkraut
Calcium 30 30
Potassium 337 170 Sweet potato
Magnesium 25 13 Sweet potato
Sugars 4.18 1.78 Sweet potato
Fiber 3 2.9 Sweet potato
Copper 0.151 0.096 Sweet potato
Zinc 0.3 0.19 Sweet potato
Starch 12.65 Sweet potato
Phosphorus 47 20 Sweet potato
Sodium 55 661 Sweet potato
Vitamin A 14187 18 Sweet potato
Vitamin E 0.26 0.14 Sweet potato
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.078 0.021 Sweet potato
Vitamin B2 0.061 0.022 Sweet potato
Vitamin B3 0.557 0.143 Sweet potato
Vitamin B5 0.8 0.093 Sweet potato
Vitamin B6 0.209 0.13 Sweet potato
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 1.8 13 Sauerkraut
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.018 0.034 Sweet potato
Monounsaturated Fat 0.001 0.013 Sauerkraut
Polyunsaturated fat 0.014 0.067 Sauerkraut
Tryptophan 0.031 0.008 Sweet potato
Threonine 0.083 0.025 Sweet potato
Isoleucine 0.055 0.021 Sweet potato
Leucine 0.092 0.029 Sweet potato
Lysine 0.066 0.031 Sweet potato
Methionine 0.029 0.009 Sweet potato
Phenylalanine 0.089 0.023 Sweet potato
Valine 0.086 0.03 Sweet potato
Histidine 0.031 0.016 Sweet potato
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