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Tomato vs Seaweed - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sodium?
Tomato
Tomato contains less Sodium (difference - 228mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Tomato
Tomato is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.219g)
Which food contains less Sugars?
Seaweed
Seaweed contains less Sugars (difference - 2.03g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Seaweed
Seaweed is lower in glycemic index (difference - 38)
Which food is cheaper?
Seaweed
Seaweed is cheaper (difference - $0.4)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Seaweed
Seaweed is relatively richer in minerals
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.
Tomato Seaweed
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Rich in minerals 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
Tomato Seaweed
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
16
Tomato
29
Seaweed
Mineral Summary Score
7
Tomato
35
Seaweed

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
Tomato
2
:
Contains more Potassium +166.3%
Contains less Sodium -97.9%
Contains more Iron +955.6%
Contains more Calcium +1580%
Contains more Magnesium +1000%
Contains more Copper +120.3%
Contains more Zinc +623.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +75%
Contains more Potassium +166.3%
Contains less Sodium -97.9%
Contains more Iron +955.6%
Contains more Calcium +1580%
Contains more Magnesium +1000%
Contains more Copper +120.3%
Contains more Zinc +623.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +75%

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
Tomato
4
:
Contains more Vitamin C +356.7%
Contains more Vitamin A +618.1%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +26.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +3900%
Contains more Vitamin E +61.1%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +35.1%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +689.5%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +621.3%
Contains more Vitamin K +735.4%
Contains more Vitamin C +356.7%
Contains more Vitamin A +618.1%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +26.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +3900%
Contains more Vitamin E +61.1%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +35.1%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +689.5%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +621.3%
Contains more Vitamin K +735.4%

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
5%
Tomato
10%
Seaweed
Carbohydrates
4%
Tomato
10%
Seaweed
Fats
1%
Tomato
3%
Seaweed

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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 Tomato Seaweed Opinion
Calories 18 43 Seaweed
Protein 0.88 1.68 Seaweed
Fats 0.2 0.56 Seaweed
Vitamin C 13.7 3 Tomato
Carbs 3.89 9.57 Seaweed
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 0.27 2.85 Seaweed
Calcium 10 168 Seaweed
Potassium 237 89 Tomato
Magnesium 11 121 Seaweed
Sugars 2.63 0.6 Tomato
Fiber 1.2 1.3 Seaweed
Copper 0.059 0.13 Seaweed
Zinc 0.17 1.23 Seaweed
Starch 0 Tomato
Phosphorus 24 42 Seaweed
Sodium 5 233 Tomato
Vitamin A 833 116 Tomato
Vitamin E 0.54 0.87 Seaweed
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.037 0.05 Seaweed
Vitamin B2 0.019 0.15 Seaweed
Vitamin B3 0.594 0.47 Tomato
Vitamin B5 0.089 0.642 Seaweed
Vitamin B6 0.08 0.002 Tomato
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 7.9 66 Seaweed
Folic acid (B9) 0 0
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.028 0.247 Tomato
Monounsaturated Fat 0.031 0.098 Seaweed
Polyunsaturated fat 0.083 0.047 Tomato
Tryptophan 0.006 0.048 Seaweed
Threonine 0.027 0.055 Seaweed
Isoleucine 0.018 0.076 Seaweed
Leucine 0.025 0.083 Seaweed
Lysine 0.027 0.082 Seaweed
Methionine 0.006 0.025 Seaweed
Phenylalanine 0.027 0.043 Seaweed
Valine 0.018 0.072 Seaweed
Histidine 0.014 0.024 Seaweed
The main source of information is USDA Food Composition Database (U.S. Department of Agriculture)
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