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Crab stick vs Sardine - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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What are the main differences between Crab stick and Sardine?

  • Sardine has more Vitamin B12, Selenium, Calcium, Vitamin D, Iron, Phosphorus, Vitamin B3, Copper and Vitamin B5 than Crab stick.
  • Sardine's daily need coverage for Vitamin B12 is 349% higher.
  • Crab stick is lower in Cholesterol.

We used Crustaceans, crab, alaska king, imitation, made from surimi and Fish, sardine, Atlantic, canned in oil, drained solids with bone types in this comparison.

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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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Contains more Magnesium +10.3%
Contains more Iron +648.7%
Contains more Calcium +2838.5%
Contains more Potassium +341.1%
Contains more Copper +481.3%
Contains more Zinc +297%
Contains more Phosphorus +73.8%
Contains less Sodium -42%
Equal in Magnesium - 39
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 15% 4% 8% 31% 11% 10% 121% 69%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 110% 115% 36% 28% 62% 36% 210% 41%
Contains more Magnesium +10.3%
Contains more Iron +648.7%
Contains more Calcium +2838.5%
Contains more Potassium +341.1%
Contains more Copper +481.3%
Contains more Zinc +297%
Contains more Phosphorus +73.8%
Contains less Sodium -42%
Equal in Magnesium - 39

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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11
Sardine
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +1100%
Contains more Vitamin D +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +166.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +183.8%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +746%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +28.5%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +1468.4%
Contains more Vitamin K +550%
Contains more Folate +∞%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 0% 0% 4% 0% 8% 19% 12% 0% 30% 72% 1% 0%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 0% 7% 41% 144% 20% 53% 99% 39% 39% 1118% 7% 8%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +1100%
Contains more Vitamin D +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +166.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +183.8%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +746%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +28.5%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +1468.4%
Contains more Vitamin K +550%
Contains more Folate +∞%

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
12
Crab stick
131
Sardine
Mineral Summary Score
33
Crab stick
79
Sardine

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
46%
Crab stick
148%
Sardine
Carbohydrates
15%
Crab stick
0%
Sardine
Fats
2%
Crab stick
53%
Sardine

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.
Crab stick Sardine
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Rich in minerals ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Crab stick Sardine
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?
Sardine
Sardine contains less Sugars (difference - 6.25g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Sardine
Sardine contains less Sodium (difference - 222mg)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Sardine
Sardine is lower in glycemic index (difference - 50)
Which food is cheaper?
Sardine
Sardine is cheaper (difference - $5)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Sardine
Sardine is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Sardine
Sardine is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Crab stick
Crab stick is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 122mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Crab stick
Crab stick is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 1.312g)

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 Crab stick Sardine Opinion
Calories 95 208 Sardine
Protein 7.62 24.62 Sardine
Fats 0.46 11.45 Sardine
Vitamin C 0 0
Carbs 15 0 Crab stick
Cholesterol 20 142 Crab stick
Vitamin D 0 193 Sardine
Iron 0.39 2.92 Sardine
Calcium 13 382 Sardine
Potassium 90 397 Sardine
Magnesium 43 39 Crab stick
Sugars 6.25 0 Sardine
Fiber 0.5 0 Crab stick
Copper 0.032 0.186 Sardine
Zinc 0.33 1.31 Sardine
Starch 3.5 Crab stick
Phosphorus 282 490 Sardine
Sodium 529 307 Sardine
Vitamin A 0 108 Sardine
Vitamin E 0.17 2.04 Sardine
Vitamin D 0 4.8 Sardine
Vitamin B1 0.03 0.08 Sardine
Vitamin B2 0.08 0.227 Sardine
Vitamin B3 0.62 5.245 Sardine
Vitamin B5 0 0.642 Sardine
Vitamin B6 0.13 0.167 Sardine
Vitamin B12 0.57 8.94 Sardine
Vitamin K 0.4 2.6 Sardine
Folate 0 10 Sardine
Trans Fat 0.008 Sardine
Saturated Fat 0.216 1.528 Crab stick
Monounsaturated Fat 0.275 3.869 Sardine
Polyunsaturated fat 0.143 5.148 Sardine
Tryptophan 0.075 0.276 Sardine
Threonine 0.285 1.079 Sardine
Isoleucine 0.23 1.134 Sardine
Leucine 0.607 2.001 Sardine
Lysine 0.707 2.26 Sardine
Methionine 0.261 0.729 Sardine
Phenylalanine 0.26 0.961 Sardine
Valine 0.286 1.268 Sardine
Histidine 0.156 0.725 Sardine
Fructose 0.62 Crab stick

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 of the foods presented on this page can be found below.

  1. Crab stick - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/174203/nutrients
  2. Sardine - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/175139/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.