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Dill vs Spinach - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Important differences between Dill and Spinach

  • Dill has more Vitamin C, Iron, Manganese, Calcium, Vitamin B2, Vitamin B5, and Potassium, however Spinach has more Folate, Vitamin A, and Magnesium.
  • Dill's daily need coverage for Vitamin C is 63% more.
  • Dill has 6 times more Vitamin B5 than Spinach. Dill has 0.397mg of Vitamin B5, while Spinach has 0.065mg.

The food varieties used in the comparison are Dill weed, fresh and Spinach, 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
Dill
7
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Contains more Iron +143.2%
Contains more Calcium +110.1%
Contains more Potassium +32.3%
Contains more Copper +12.3%
Contains more Zinc +71.7%
Contains more Phosphorus +34.7%
Contains less Sodium -22.8%
Contains more Magnesium +43.6%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 248% 63% 66% 40% 49% 25% 29% 8%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 102% 30% 50% 57% 44% 15% 22% 11%
Contains more Iron +143.2%
Contains more Calcium +110.1%
Contains more Potassium +32.3%
Contains more Copper +12.3%
Contains more Zinc +71.7%
Contains more Phosphorus +34.7%
Contains less Sodium -22.8%
Contains more Magnesium +43.6%

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
Dill
4
:
Contains more Vitamin C +202.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +56.6%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +116.9%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +510.8%
Contains more Vitamin A +21.5%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +34.5%
Contains more Folate +29.3%
Equal in Vitamin B6 - 0.195
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 284% 464% 0% 0% 15% 69% 30% 24% 43% 0% 0% 113%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 94% 563% 41% 0% 20% 44% 14% 4% 45% 0% 1208% 146%
Contains more Vitamin C +202.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +56.6%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +116.9%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +510.8%
Contains more Vitamin A +21.5%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +34.5%
Contains more Folate +29.3%
Equal in Vitamin B6 - 0.195

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
86
Dill
181
Spinach
Mineral Summary Score
65
Dill
41
Spinach

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
21%
Dill
17%
Spinach
Carbohydrates
7%
Dill
4%
Spinach
Fats
5%
Dill
2%
Spinach

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

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Dill Spinach
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 cheaper?
Spinach
Spinach is cheaper (difference - $1.8)
Which food is lower in Sugar?
Dill
Dill is lower in Sugar (difference - 0.42g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Dill
Dill contains less Sodium (difference - 18mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Dill
Dill is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.003g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Dill
Dill is lower in glycemic index (difference - 17)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Dill
Dill is relatively richer in minerals
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
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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.

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Dill Spinach Opinion
Calories 43 23 Dill
Protein 3.46 2.86 Dill
Fats 1.12 0.39 Dill
Vitamin C 85 28.1 Dill
Carbs 7.02 3.63 Dill
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 6.59 2.71 Dill
Calcium 208 99 Dill
Potassium 738 558 Dill
Magnesium 55 79 Spinach
Sugar 0.42 Dill
Fiber 2.1 2.2 Spinach
Copper 0.146 0.13 Dill
Zinc 0.91 0.53 Dill
Starch
Phosphorus 66 49 Dill
Sodium 61 79 Dill
Vitamin A 7718 9377 Spinach
Vitamin E 2.03 Spinach
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.058 0.078 Spinach
Vitamin B2 0.296 0.189 Dill
Vitamin B3 1.57 0.724 Dill
Vitamin B5 0.397 0.065 Dill
Vitamin B6 0.185 0.195 Spinach
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 482.9 Spinach
Folate 150 194 Spinach
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.06 0.063 Dill
Monounsaturated Fat 0.802 0.01 Dill
Polyunsaturated fat 0.095 0.165 Spinach
Tryptophan 0.014 0.039 Spinach
Threonine 0.068 0.122 Spinach
Isoleucine 0.195 0.147 Dill
Leucine 0.159 0.223 Spinach
Lysine 0.246 0.174 Dill
Methionine 0.011 0.053 Spinach
Phenylalanine 0.065 0.129 Spinach
Valine 0.154 0.161 Spinach
Histidine 0.071 0.064 Dill
Fructose 0.15 Spinach

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. Dill - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/172233/nutrients
  2. Spinach - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/168462/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.