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Clementine vs Quince - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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How are Clementine and Quince different?

  • Clementine is higher in Vitamin C, Vitamin B1 and Folate, however Quince is richer in Copper and Iron.
  • Daily need coverage for Vitamin C from Clementine is 38% higher.
  • Clementine contains 8 times more Folate than Quince. While Clementine contains 24µg of Folate, Quince contains only 3µg.

Clementines, raw and Quinces, raw are the varieties used in this article.

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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
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3
Quince
Contains more Calcium +172.7%
Contains more Magnesium +25%
Contains more Zinc +50%
Contains more Phosphorus +23.5%
Contains less Sodium -75%
Contains more Iron +400%
Contains more Potassium +11.3%
Contains more Copper +202.3%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 6% 9% 16% 8% 15% 2% 9% 1%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 27% 4% 18% 6% 44% 2% 8% 1%
Contains more Calcium +172.7%
Contains more Magnesium +25%
Contains more Zinc +50%
Contains more Phosphorus +23.5%
Contains less Sodium -75%
Contains more Iron +400%
Contains more Potassium +11.3%
Contains more Copper +202.3%

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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Quince
Contains more Vitamin C +225.3%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +330%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +218%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +86.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +87.5%
Contains more Folate +700%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.03
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 163% 0% 4% 0% 22% 7% 12% 10% 18% 0% 0% 18%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 50% 3% 0% 0% 5% 7% 4% 5% 10% 0% 0% 3%
Contains more Vitamin C +225.3%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +330%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +218%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +86.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +87.5%
Contains more Folate +700%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.03

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
21
Clementine
7
Quince
Mineral Summary Score
8
Clementine
13
Quince

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%
Clementine
2%
Quince
Carbohydrates
12%
Clementine
15%
Quince
Fats
1%
Clementine
0%
Quince

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.
Clementine Quince
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Rich in minerals Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

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ok
is better in case of low diet
Clementine Quince
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 Sugars?
Quince
Quince contains less Sugars (difference - 9.18g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Quince
Quince is lower in glycemic index (difference - 12)
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Clementine
Clementine is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 0mg)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Clementine
Clementine contains less Sodium (difference - 3mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Clementine
Clementine is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.01g)
Which food is cheaper?
Clementine
Clementine is cheaper (difference - $0.7)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Clementine
Clementine is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food is richer in minerals?
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It cannot be definitely stated which food is richer in minerals. See charts below for detailed information.

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 Clementine Quince Opinion
Calories 47 57 Quince
Protein 0.85 0.4 Clementine
Fats 0.15 0.1 Clementine
Vitamin C 48.8 15 Clementine
Carbs 12.02 15.3 Quince
Cholesterol 0 Clementine
Vitamin D 0 Clementine
Iron 0.14 0.7 Quince
Calcium 30 11 Clementine
Potassium 177 197 Quince
Magnesium 10 8 Clementine
Sugars 9.18 Quince
Fiber 1.7 1.9 Quince
Copper 0.043 0.13 Quince
Zinc 0.06 0.04 Clementine
Starch 0 Clementine
Phosphorus 21 17 Clementine
Sodium 1 4 Clementine
Vitamin A 40 Quince
Vitamin E 0.2 Clementine
Vitamin D 0 Clementine
Vitamin B1 0.086 0.02 Clementine
Vitamin B2 0.03 0.03
Vitamin B3 0.636 0.2 Clementine
Vitamin B5 0.151 0.081 Clementine
Vitamin B6 0.075 0.04 Clementine
Vitamin B12 0 Quince
Vitamin K 0 Clementine
Folate 24 3 Clementine
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.01 Clementine
Monounsaturated Fat 0.036 Quince
Polyunsaturated fat 0.05 Quince
Tryptophan
Threonine
Isoleucine
Leucine
Lysine
Methionine
Phenylalanine
Valine
Histidine
Fructose 1.64 Clementine

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. Clementine - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/168195/nutrients
  2. Quince - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/168163/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.