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Carrot vs Nori - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Significant differences between Carrot and Nori

  • Carrot has more Vitamin A, Fiber, and Vitamin K, however Nori is richer in Vitamin C, Manganese, Folate, Vitamin B2, Copper, Iron, and Zinc.
  • Carrot covers your daily Vitamin A needs 64% more than Nori.
  • Nori has 9 times less Fiber than Carrot. Carrot has 2.8g of Fiber, while Nori has 0.3g.

Specific food types used in this comparison are Carrots, raw and Seaweed, laver, 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
Carrot
1
:
7
Nori
Contains more Magnesium +500%
Contains more Iron +500%
Contains more Calcium +112.1%
Contains more Potassium +11.3%
Contains more Copper +486.7%
Contains more Zinc +337.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +65.7%
Contains less Sodium -30.4%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 12% 10% 29% 9% 15% 7% 15% 9%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 68% 22% 32% 2% 88% 29% 25% 7%
Contains more Magnesium +500%
Contains more Iron +500%
Contains more Calcium +112.1%
Contains more Potassium +11.3%
Contains more Copper +486.7%
Contains more Zinc +337.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +65.7%
Contains less Sodium -30.4%

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
Carrot
2
:
8
Nori
Contains more Vitamin A +221.1%
Contains more Vitamin K +230%
Contains more Vitamin C +561%
Contains more Vitamin E +51.5%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +48.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +669%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +49.5%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +90.8%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +15.2%
Contains more Folate +668.4%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 20% 1003% 14% 0% 17% 14% 19% 17% 32% 0% 33% 15%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 130% 313% 20% 0% 25% 103% 28% 32% 37% 0% 10% 110%
Contains more Vitamin A +221.1%
Contains more Vitamin K +230%
Contains more Vitamin C +561%
Contains more Vitamin E +51.5%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +48.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +669%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +49.5%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +90.8%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +15.2%
Contains more Folate +668.4%

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
98
Carrot
67
Nori
Mineral Summary Score
13
Carrot
34
Nori

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
6%
Carrot
35%
Nori
Carbohydrates
10%
Carrot
5%
Nori
Fats
1%
Carrot
1%
Nori

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

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Carrot Nori
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 is lower in Sugar?
Nori
Nori is lower in Sugar (difference - 4.25g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Nori
Nori contains less Sodium (difference - 21mg)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Nori
Nori is lower in glycemic index (difference - 39)
Which food is cheaper?
Nori
Nori is cheaper (difference - $0.4)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Nori
Nori is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Nori
Nori is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Carrot
Carrot is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.024g)
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Carrot Nori Opinion
Calories 41 35 Carrot
Protein 0.93 5.81 Nori
Fats 0.24 0.28 Nori
Vitamin C 5.9 39 Nori
Net carbs 6.78000020980835 4.809999942779541 Carrot
Carbs 9.58 5.11 Carrot
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 0.3 1.8 Nori
Calcium 33 70 Nori
Potassium 320 356 Nori
Magnesium 12 2 Carrot
Sugar 4.74 0.49 Nori
Fiber 2.8 0.3 Carrot
Copper 0.045 0.264 Nori
Zinc 0.24 1.05 Nori
Starch 1.43 Carrot
Phosphorus 35 58 Nori
Sodium 69 48 Nori
Vitamin A 16706 5202 Carrot
Vitamin E 0.66 1 Nori
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.066 0.098 Nori
Vitamin B2 0.058 0.446 Nori
Vitamin B3 0.983 1.47 Nori
Vitamin B5 0.273 0.521 Nori
Vitamin B6 0.138 0.159 Nori
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 13.2 4 Carrot
Folate 19 146 Nori
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.037 0.061 Carrot
Monounsaturated Fat 0.014 0.025 Nori
Polyunsaturated fat 0.117 0.11 Carrot
Tryptophan 0.012 0.043 Nori
Threonine 0.191 0.232 Nori
Isoleucine 0.077 0.259 Nori
Leucine 0.102 0.501 Nori
Lysine 0.101 0.222 Nori
Methionine 0.02 0.145 Nori
Phenylalanine 0.061 0.273 Nori
Valine 0.069 0.402 Nori
Histidine 0.04 0.14 Nori
Fructose 0.55 Carrot

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. Carrot - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/170393/nutrients
  2. Nori - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/168458/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.