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Blueberry vs Longan - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Important differences between Blueberry and Longan

  • Blueberry has more Manganese, and Fiber, however Longan is richer in Vitamin C, Copper, Vitamin B2, and Potassium.
  • Longan's daily need coverage for Vitamin C is 83% more.
  • Blueberry contains 6 times more Manganese than Longan. Blueberry contains 0.336mg of Manganese, while Longan contains 0.052mg.

The food varieties used in the comparison are Blueberries, raw and Longans, raw.

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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 Calcium +500%
Contains more Iron +115.4%
Contains more Zinc +220%
Contains more Magnesium +66.7%
Contains more Phosphorus +75%
Contains more Potassium +245.5%
Contains less Sodium -100%
Contains more Copper +196.5%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 2% 11% 5% 6% 7% 1% 5% 19%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 1% 5% 8% 9% 24% 0% 2% 57%
Contains more Calcium +500%
Contains more Iron +115.4%
Contains more Zinc +220%
Contains more Magnesium +66.7%
Contains more Phosphorus +75%
Contains more Potassium +245.5%
Contains less Sodium -100%
Contains more Copper +196.5%

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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Longan
Contains more Vitamin B1 +19.4%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +39.3%
Contains more Vitamin C +766%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +241.5%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 4% 12% 0% 33% 10% 10% 8% 8% 12% 5% 0% 49%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 0% 0% 0% 280% 8% 33% 6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +19.4%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +39.3%
Contains more Vitamin C +766%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +241.5%

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.
Blueberry Longan
Lower in Sugar ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Rich in minerals Equal

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Blueberry Longan Opinion
Net carbs 12.09g 14.04g Longan
Protein 0.74g 1.31g Longan
Fats 0.33g 0.1g Blueberry
Carbs 14.49g 15.14g Longan
Calories 57kcal 60kcal Longan
Starch 0.03g g Blueberry
Fructose 4.97g g Blueberry
Sugar 9.96g g Longan
Fiber 2.4g 1.1g Blueberry
Calcium 6mg 1mg Blueberry
Iron 0.28mg 0.13mg Blueberry
Magnesium 6mg 10mg Longan
Phosphorus 12mg 21mg Longan
Potassium 77mg 266mg Longan
Sodium 1mg 0mg Longan
Zinc 0.16mg 0.05mg Blueberry
Copper 0.057mg 0.169mg Longan
Vitamin A 54IU IU Blueberry
Vitamin E 0.57mg mg Blueberry
Vitamin D 0IU IU Blueberry
Vitamin D 0µg µg Blueberry
Vitamin C 9.7mg 84mg Longan
Vitamin B1 0.037mg 0.031mg Blueberry
Vitamin B2 0.041mg 0.14mg Longan
Vitamin B3 0.418mg 0.3mg Blueberry
Vitamin B5 0.124mg mg Blueberry
Vitamin B6 0.052mg mg Blueberry
Folate 6µg µg Blueberry
Vitamin B12 0µg 0µg
Vitamin K 19.3µg µg Blueberry
Tryptophan 0.003mg mg Blueberry
Threonine 0.02mg 0.034mg Longan
Isoleucine 0.023mg 0.026mg Longan
Leucine 0.044mg 0.054mg Longan
Lysine 0.013mg 0.046mg Longan
Methionine 0.012mg 0.013mg Longan
Phenylalanine 0.026mg 0.03mg Longan
Valine 0.031mg 0.058mg Longan
Histidine 0.011mg 0.012mg Longan
Cholesterol 0mg 0mg
Trans Fat 0g 0g
Saturated Fat 0.028g g Longan
Monounsaturated Fat 0.047g g Blueberry
Polyunsaturated fat 0.146g g Blueberry

Which food is preferable for your diet?

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Blueberry Longan
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low Calories diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

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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
12
Blueberry
27
Longan
Mineral Summary Score
7
Blueberry
13
Longan

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
4%
Blueberry
8%
Longan
Carbohydrates
14%
Blueberry
15%
Longan
Fats
2%
Blueberry
0%
Longan

Comparison summary

Which food is lower in Sugar?
Longan
Longan is lower in Sugar (difference - 9.96g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Longan
Longan contains less Sodium (difference - 1mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Longan
Longan is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.028g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Longan
Longan is lower in glycemic index (difference - 8)
Which food is cheaper?
Blueberry
Blueberry is cheaper (difference - $1.1)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Blueberry
Blueberry is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food is richer in minerals?
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It cannot be stated which food is richer in vitamins. See the charts below for detailed information. See the charts below for detailed information. See the charts below for detailed information.

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. Blueberry - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/171711/nutrients
  2. Longan - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169089/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.