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Tofu vs Teff - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sugars?
Tofu
Tofu contains less Sugars (difference - 1.22g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Tofu
Tofu contains less Sodium (difference - 5mg)
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Teff
Teff is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 0mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Teff
Teff is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.242g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Teff
Teff is lower in glycemic index (difference - 15)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Teff
Teff is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is cheaper?
?
The foods are relatively equal in price ($)
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.
Tofu Teff
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in price Equal
Rich in vitamins Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Tofu Teff
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
4
Tofu
24
Teff
Mineral Summary Score
38
Tofu
85
Teff

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
Tofu
2
:
6
Teff
Contains more Calcium +94.4%
Contains less Sodium -41.7%
Contains more Iron +42.4%
Contains more Potassium +252.9%
Contains more Magnesium +513.3%
Contains more Copper +319.7%
Contains more Zinc +353.8%
Contains more Phosphorus +342.3%
Contains more Calcium +94.4%
Contains less Sodium -41.7%
Contains more Iron +42.4%
Contains more Potassium +252.9%
Contains more Magnesium +513.3%
Contains more Copper +319.7%
Contains more Zinc +353.8%
Contains more Phosphorus +342.3%

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
Tofu
6
:
6
Teff
Contains more Vitamin A +844.4%
Contains more Vitamin K +26.3%
Contains more Vitamin E +700%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +381.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +419.2%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +1624.6%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +1285.3%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +925.5%
Contains more Vitamin A +844.4%
Contains more Vitamin K +26.3%
Contains more Vitamin E +700%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +381.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +419.2%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +1624.6%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +1285.3%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +925.5%

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
48%
Tofu
80%
Teff
Carbohydrates
2%
Tofu
73%
Teff
Fats
22%
Tofu
11%
Teff

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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 Tofu Teff Opinion
Calories 76 367 Teff
Protein 8.08 13.3 Teff
Fats 4.78 2.38 Tofu
Vitamin C 0.1 Tofu
Carbs 1.87 73.13 Teff
Cholesterol 0 Teff
Vitamin D 0 Tofu
Iron 5.36 7.63 Teff
Calcium 350 180 Tofu
Potassium 121 427 Teff
Magnesium 30 184 Teff
Sugars 0.62 1.84 Teff
Fiber 0.3 8 Teff
Copper 0.193 0.81 Teff
Zinc 0.8 3.63 Teff
Starch 36.56 Teff
Phosphorus 97 429 Teff
Sodium 7 12 Tofu
Vitamin A 85 9 Tofu
Vitamin E 0.01 0.08 Teff
Vitamin D 0 Tofu
Vitamin B1 0.081 0.39 Teff
Vitamin B2 0.052 0.27 Teff
Vitamin B3 0.195 3.363 Teff
Vitamin B5 0.068 0.942 Teff
Vitamin B6 0.047 0.482 Teff
Vitamin B12 0 Tofu
Vitamin K 2.4 1.9 Tofu
Folic acid (B9) 0 Tofu
Trans Fat 0 Teff
Saturated Fat 0.691 0.449 Teff
Monounsaturated Fat 1.056 0.589 Tofu
Polyunsaturated fat 2.699 1.071 Tofu
Tryptophan 0.12 0.139 Teff
Threonine 0.402 0.51 Teff
Isoleucine 0.435 0.501 Teff
Leucine 0.713 1.068 Teff
Lysine 0.452 0.376 Tofu
Methionine 0.108 0.428 Teff
Phenylalanine 0.428 0.698 Teff
Valine 0.446 0.686 Teff
Histidine 0.221 0.301 Teff
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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