Foodstruct
Advanced Nutrition Search | Diet Analysis | Glycemic index chart

Breadfruit vs Lemon - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

Compare

How are Breadfruit and Lemon different?

  • Breadfruit is higher in Potassium, Fiber, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B5 and Copper, however Lemon is richer in Vitamin C.
  • Daily need coverage for Vitamin C from Lemon is 27% higher.
  • Breadfruit contains 9 times more Vitamin B3 than Lemon. While Breadfruit contains 0.9mg of Vitamin B3, Lemon contains only 0.1mg.
  • Lemon has less Sugars.

Breadfruit, raw and Lemons, raw, without peel are the varieties used in this article.

Infographic

Breadfruit vs Lemon infographic
Copy infographic link

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
:
2
Lemon
Contains more Potassium +255.1%
Contains more Magnesium +212.5%
Contains more Copper +127%
Contains more Zinc +100%
Contains more Phosphorus +87.5%
Contains more Iron +11.1%
Contains more Calcium +52.9%
Equal in Sodium - 2
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 21% 6% 44% 18% 28% 4% 13% 1%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 23% 8% 13% 6% 13% 2% 7% 1%
Contains more Potassium +255.1%
Contains more Magnesium +212.5%
Contains more Copper +127%
Contains more Zinc +100%
Contains more Phosphorus +87.5%
Contains more Iron +11.1%
Contains more Calcium +52.9%
Equal in Sodium - 2

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
:
3
Lemon
Contains more Vitamin B1 +175%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +50%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +800%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +140.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +25%
Contains more Vitamin K +∞%
Contains more Folate +27.3%
Contains more Vitamin C +82.8%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +50%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 97% 0% 2% 0% 28% 7% 17% 28% 24% 0% 2% 11%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 177% 2% 3% 0% 10% 5% 2% 12% 19% 0% 0% 9%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +175%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +50%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +800%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +140.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +25%
Contains more Vitamin K +∞%
Contains more Folate +27.3%
Contains more Vitamin C +82.8%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +50%

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
18
Breadfruit
20
Lemon
Mineral Summary Score
16
Breadfruit
9
Lemon

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
6%
Breadfruit
7%
Lemon
Carbohydrates
27%
Breadfruit
9%
Lemon
Fats
1%
Breadfruit
1%
Lemon

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.
Breadfruit Lemon
Lower in Sugars 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 Cholesterol Equal
Lower in Sodium Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Breadfruit Lemon
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

People also compare

Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sugars?
Lemon
Lemon contains less Sugars (difference - 8.5g)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Lemon
Lemon is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.009g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Breadfruit
Breadfruit is lower in glycemic index (difference - 62)
Which food is cheaper?
Breadfruit
Breadfruit is cheaper (difference - $0.5)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Breadfruit
Breadfruit is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Breadfruit
Breadfruit is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food contains less Sodium?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Sodium (2 mg)

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 Breadfruit Lemon Opinion
Calories 103 29 Breadfruit
Protein 1.07 1.1 Lemon
Fats 0.23 0.3 Lemon
Vitamin C 29 53 Lemon
Carbs 27.12 9.32 Breadfruit
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 0.54 0.6 Lemon
Calcium 17 26 Lemon
Potassium 490 138 Breadfruit
Magnesium 25 8 Breadfruit
Sugars 11 2.5 Lemon
Fiber 4.9 2.8 Breadfruit
Copper 0.084 0.037 Breadfruit
Zinc 0.12 0.06 Breadfruit
Starch
Phosphorus 30 16 Breadfruit
Sodium 2 2
Vitamin A 0 22 Lemon
Vitamin E 0.1 0.15 Lemon
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.11 0.04 Breadfruit
Vitamin B2 0.03 0.02 Breadfruit
Vitamin B3 0.9 0.1 Breadfruit
Vitamin B5 0.457 0.19 Breadfruit
Vitamin B6 0.1 0.08 Breadfruit
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 0.5 0 Breadfruit
Folate 14 11 Breadfruit
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.048 0.039 Lemon
Monounsaturated Fat 0.034 0.011 Breadfruit
Polyunsaturated fat 0.066 0.089 Lemon
Tryptophan
Threonine 0.052 Breadfruit
Isoleucine 0.064 Breadfruit
Leucine 0.065 Breadfruit
Lysine 0.037 Breadfruit
Methionine 0.01 Breadfruit
Phenylalanine 0.026 Breadfruit
Valine 0.047 Breadfruit
Histidine
Fructose

References

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

  1. Breadfruit - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/171714/nutrients
  2. Lemon - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/167746/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.