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Dried fruit vs Grapefruit - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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The main differences between Dried fruit and Grapefruit

  • Dried fruit has more Copper, Iron, Potassium, Vitamin E , Fiber, Vitamin B3, Vitamin A, Manganese and Phosphorus, however Grapefruit has more Vitamin C.
  • Daily need coverage for Copper from Dried fruit is 35% higher.
  • Grapefruit has 33 times less Vitamin E than Dried fruit. Dried fruit has 4.33mg of Vitamin E , while Grapefruit has 0.13mg.

Food types used in this article are Apricots, dried, sulfured, uncooked and Grapefruit, raw, pink and red, all areas.

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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 Iron +3225%
Contains more Calcium +150%
Contains more Potassium +760.7%
Contains more Magnesium +255.6%
Contains more Copper +971.9%
Contains more Zinc +457.1%
Contains more Phosphorus +294.4%
Contains less Sodium -100%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 100% 17% 103% 23% 115% 11% 31% 2%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 3% 7% 12% 7% 11% 2% 8% 0%
Contains more Iron +3225%
Contains more Calcium +150%
Contains more Potassium +760.7%
Contains more Magnesium +255.6%
Contains more Copper +971.9%
Contains more Zinc +457.1%
Contains more Phosphorus +294.4%
Contains less Sodium -100%

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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Contains more Vitamin A +213.4%
Contains more Vitamin E +3230.8%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +138.7%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +1169.1%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +96.9%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +169.8%
Contains more Vitamin K +∞%
Contains more Vitamin C +3020%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +186.7%
Contains more Folate +30%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 4% 217% 87% 0% 4% 18% 49% 31% 33% 0% 8% 8%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 105% 69% 3% 0% 11% 8% 4% 16% 13% 0% 0% 10%
Contains more Vitamin A +213.4%
Contains more Vitamin E +3230.8%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +138.7%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +1169.1%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +96.9%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +169.8%
Contains more Vitamin K +∞%
Contains more Vitamin C +3020%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +186.7%
Contains more Folate +30%

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
38
Dried fruit
20
Grapefruit
Mineral Summary Score
50
Dried fruit
6
Grapefruit

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
20%
Dried fruit
5%
Grapefruit
Carbohydrates
63%
Dried fruit
11%
Grapefruit
Fats
2%
Dried fruit
1%
Grapefruit

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.
Dried fruit Grapefruit
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Rich in minerals ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Dried fruit Grapefruit
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?
Grapefruit
Grapefruit contains less Sugars (difference - 46.55g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Grapefruit
Grapefruit contains less Sodium (difference - 10mg)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Grapefruit
Grapefruit is lower in glycemic index (difference - 6)
Which food is cheaper?
Grapefruit
Grapefruit is cheaper (difference - $1.7)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Dried fruit
Dried fruit is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.004g)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Dried fruit
Dried fruit is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Dried fruit
Dried fruit is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 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 Dried fruit Grapefruit Opinion
Calories 241 42 Dried fruit
Protein 3.39 0.77 Dried fruit
Fats 0.51 0.14 Dried fruit
Vitamin C 1 31.2 Grapefruit
Carbs 62.64 10.66 Dried fruit
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 2.66 0.08 Dried fruit
Calcium 55 22 Dried fruit
Potassium 1162 135 Dried fruit
Magnesium 32 9 Dried fruit
Sugars 53.44 6.89 Grapefruit
Fiber 7.3 1.6 Dried fruit
Copper 0.343 0.032 Dried fruit
Zinc 0.39 0.07 Dried fruit
Starch 0.35 0 Dried fruit
Phosphorus 71 18 Dried fruit
Sodium 10 0 Grapefruit
Vitamin A 3604 1150 Dried fruit
Vitamin E 4.33 0.13 Dried fruit
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.015 0.043 Grapefruit
Vitamin B2 0.074 0.031 Dried fruit
Vitamin B3 2.589 0.204 Dried fruit
Vitamin B5 0.516 0.262 Dried fruit
Vitamin B6 0.143 0.053 Dried fruit
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 3.1 0 Dried fruit
Folate 10 13 Grapefruit
Trans Fat 0 Dried fruit
Saturated Fat 0.017 0.021 Dried fruit
Monounsaturated Fat 0.074 0.02 Dried fruit
Polyunsaturated fat 0.074 0.036 Dried fruit
Tryptophan 0.016 0.008 Dried fruit
Threonine 0.073 0.013 Dried fruit
Isoleucine 0.063 0.008 Dried fruit
Leucine 0.105 0.015 Dried fruit
Lysine 0.083 0.019 Dried fruit
Methionine 0.015 0.007 Dried fruit
Phenylalanine 0.062 0.013 Dried fruit
Valine 0.078 0.015 Dried fruit
Histidine 0.047 0.008 Dried fruit
Fructose 12.47 1.77 Dried fruit

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. Dried fruit - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/173941/nutrients
  2. Grapefruit - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/174673/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.