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Navy bean vs Pasta - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Significant differences between Navy bean and Pasta

  • Navy bean has more Copper, Magnesium, Folate, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B5, Vitamin B6, Iron, and Potassium, however Pasta is richer in Vitamin C.
  • Navy bean covers your daily Copper needs 29% more than Pasta.
  • Pasta has 13 times less Potassium than Navy bean. Navy bean has 307mg of Potassium, while Pasta has 24mg.

Specific food types used in this comparison are Beans, navy, mature seeds, sprouted, raw and Pasta, fresh-refrigerated, plain, cooked.

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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
Contains more Iron +69.3%
Contains more Calcium +150%
Contains more Potassium +1179.2%
Contains more Magnesium +461.1%
Contains more Copper +282.8%
Contains more Zinc +58.9%
Contains more Phosphorus +58.7%
Contains less Sodium -53.8%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 73% 5% 28% 73% 119% 25% 43% 2%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 43% 2% 3% 13% 31% 16% 27% 1%
Contains more Iron +69.3%
Contains more Calcium +150%
Contains more Potassium +1179.2%
Contains more Magnesium +461.1%
Contains more Copper +282.8%
Contains more Zinc +58.9%
Contains more Phosphorus +58.7%
Contains less Sodium -53.8%

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
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Pasta
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +86.6%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +43.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +23%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +350.8%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +461.8%
Contains more Folate +106.3%
Contains more Vitamin A +400%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +∞%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 63% 1% 0% 0% 98% 50% 23% 50% 45% 0% 0% 99%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 0% 2% 0% 0% 53% 35% 19% 11% 8% 18% 0% 48%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +86.6%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +43.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +23%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +350.8%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +461.8%
Contains more Folate +106.3%
Contains more Vitamin A +400%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +∞%

Vitamin and Mineral Summary Scores

The summary score is calculated by summing up the daily values contained in 300 grams of the product. Obviously the more the food fulfills human daily needs, the more the summary score is.
Vitamin Summary Score
35
Navy bean
16
Pasta
Mineral Summary Score
45
Navy bean
17
Pasta

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 food.
Protein
37%
Navy bean
31%
Pasta
Carbohydrates
13%
Navy bean
25%
Pasta
Fats
3%
Navy bean
5%
Pasta

Comparison summary table

Pay attention to the most right column. It shows the amounts side by side, making it easier to realize the amount of difference.
Navy bean Pasta
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Rich in minerals ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Sugar Equal

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Navy bean Pasta
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sodium?
Pasta
Pasta contains less Sodium (difference - 7mg)
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Navy bean
Navy bean is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 33mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Navy bean
Navy bean is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.065g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Navy bean
Navy bean is lower in glycemic index (difference - 10)
Which food is cheaper?
Navy bean
Navy bean is cheaper (difference - $1.7)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Navy bean
Navy bean is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Navy bean
Navy bean is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Sugar?
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The foods are relatively equal in Sugar ( g)

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Navy bean Pasta Opinion
Calories 67 131 Pasta
Protein 6.15 5.15 Navy bean
Fats 0.7 1.05 Pasta
Vitamin C 18.8 0 Navy bean
Carbs 13.05 24.93 Pasta
Cholesterol 0 33 Navy bean
Vitamin D 0 Navy bean
Iron 1.93 1.14 Navy bean
Calcium 15 6 Navy bean
Potassium 307 24 Navy bean
Magnesium 101 18 Navy bean
Sugar
Fiber
Copper 0.356 0.093 Navy bean
Zinc 0.89 0.56 Navy bean
Starch
Phosphorus 100 63 Navy bean
Sodium 13 6 Pasta
Vitamin A 4 20 Pasta
Vitamin E
Vitamin D 0 Navy bean
Vitamin B1 0.39 0.209 Navy bean
Vitamin B2 0.215 0.15 Navy bean
Vitamin B3 1.22 0.992 Navy bean
Vitamin B5 0.825 0.183 Navy bean
Vitamin B6 0.191 0.034 Navy bean
Vitamin B12 0 0.14 Pasta
Vitamin K
Folate 132 64 Navy bean
Trans Fat 0 Pasta
Saturated Fat 0.085 0.15 Navy bean
Monounsaturated Fat 0.052 0.124 Pasta
Polyunsaturated fat 0.407 0.429 Pasta
Tryptophan 0.064 0.065 Pasta
Threonine 0.258 0.134 Navy bean
Isoleucine 0.273 0.197 Navy bean
Leucine 0.442 0.348 Navy bean
Lysine 0.35 0.097 Navy bean
Methionine 0.064 0.079 Pasta
Phenylalanine 0.31 0.247 Navy bean
Valine 0.316 0.217 Navy bean
Histidine 0.172 0.103 Navy bean
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References

The source of all the nutrient values on the page (excluding the main article the sources for which are presented separately if present) is the USDA's FoodCentral. The exact links to the foods presented on this page can be found below.

  1. Navy bean - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169139/nutrients
  2. Pasta - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169728/nutrients

All the Daily Values are presented for males aged 31-50, for 2000 calorie diets.

Data provided by FoodStruct.com should be considered and used as information only. Please consult your physician before beginning any diet.