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Ground meat vs Short ribs - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Summary of differences between Ground meat and Short ribs

  • Ground meat has more Vitamin B3, Zinc, Vitamin B6, and Vitamin B5, however Short ribs are higher in Vitamin B12, and Monounsaturated Fat.
  • Short ribs covers your daily need of Saturated Fat 59% more than Ground meat.
  • Ground meat has 3 times more Calcium than Short ribs. While Ground meat has 33mg of Calcium, Short ribs have only 12mg.
  • Ground meat has less Saturated Fat.

These are the specific foods used in this comparison Beef, ground, 70% lean meat / 30% fat, loaf, cooked, baked and Beef, rib, shortribs, separable lean and fat, choice, cooked, braised.

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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 Calcium +175%
Contains more Magnesium +13.3%
Contains more Zinc +19.7%
Contains more Copper +25.3%
Contains less Sodium -31.5%
Equal in Iron - 2.31
Equal in Potassium - 224
Equal in Phosphorus - 162
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 86% 10% 22% 13% 27% 160% 72% 10%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 87% 4% 20% 11% 33% 134% 70% 7%
Contains more Calcium +175%
Contains more Magnesium +13.3%
Contains more Zinc +19.7%
Contains more Copper +25.3%
Contains less Sodium -31.5%
Equal in Iron - 2.31
Equal in Potassium - 224
Equal in Phosphorus - 162

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 +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +14%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +64.2%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +103.2%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +41.4%
Contains more Vitamin K +20.8%
Contains more Folate +40%
Contains more Vitamin E +141.7%
Contains more Vitamin D +∞%
Equal in Vitamin B1 - 0.05
Equal in Vitamin B12 - 2.62
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 0% 1% 3% 0% 13% 40% 76% 31% 72% 312% 8% 6%
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% 6% 21% 13% 35% 46% 16% 51% 328% 6% 4%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +14%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +64.2%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +103.2%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +41.4%
Contains more Vitamin K +20.8%
Contains more Folate +40%
Contains more Vitamin E +141.7%
Contains more Vitamin D +∞%
Equal in Vitamin B1 - 0.05
Equal in Vitamin B12 - 2.62

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
46
Ground meat
44
Short ribs
Mineral Summary Score
49
Ground meat
45
Short ribs

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
143%
Ground meat
129%
Short ribs
Carbohydrates
0%
Ground meat
0%
Short ribs
Fats
71%
Ground meat
194%
Short ribs

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.
Ground meat Short ribs
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Rich in minerals ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Sugar Equal
Lower in glycemic index Equal

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Ground meat Short ribs
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet Equal
Low glycemic index diet Equal

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sodium?
Short ribs
Short ribs contains less Sodium (difference - 23mg)
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Ground meat
Ground meat is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 6mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Ground meat
Ground meat is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 11.727g)
Which food is cheaper?
Ground meat
Ground meat is cheaper (difference - $0.3)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Ground meat
Ground meat is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Ground meat
Ground meat is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Sugar?
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The foods are relatively equal in Sugar (0 g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
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The foods have equal glycemic indexes (0)

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Ground meat Short ribs Opinion
Calories 241 471 Short ribs
Protein 23.87 21.57 Ground meat
Fats 15.37 41.98 Short ribs
Vitamin C 0 0
Carbs 0 0
Cholesterol 88 94 Ground meat
Vitamin D 2 27 Short ribs
Iron 2.27 2.31 Short ribs
Calcium 33 12 Ground meat
Potassium 241 224 Ground meat
Magnesium 17 15 Ground meat
Sugar 0 0
Fiber 0 0
Copper 0.079 0.099 Short ribs
Zinc 5.84 4.88 Ground meat
Starch
Phosphorus 166 162 Ground meat
Sodium 73 50 Short ribs
Vitamin A 9 0 Ground meat
Vitamin E 0.12 0.29 Short ribs
Vitamin D 0 0.7 Short ribs
Vitamin B1 0.051 0.05 Ground meat
Vitamin B2 0.171 0.15 Ground meat
Vitamin B3 4.026 2.452 Ground meat
Vitamin B5 0.512 0.252 Ground meat
Vitamin B6 0.311 0.22 Ground meat
Vitamin B12 2.49 2.62 Short ribs
Vitamin K 2.9 2.4 Ground meat
Folate 7 5 Ground meat
Trans Fat 1.173 Short ribs
Saturated Fat 6.073 17.8 Ground meat
Monounsaturated Fat 7.322 18.88 Short ribs
Polyunsaturated fat 0.408 1.53 Short ribs
Tryptophan 0.121 0.142 Short ribs
Threonine 0.923 0.862 Ground meat
Isoleucine 1.055 0.981 Ground meat
Leucine 1.861 1.716 Ground meat
Lysine 1.976 1.823 Ground meat
Methionine 0.614 0.562 Ground meat
Phenylalanine 0.931 0.852 Ground meat
Valine 1.172 1.07 Ground meat
Histidine 0.775 0.688 Ground meat
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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. Ground meat - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169474/nutrients
  2. Short ribs - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/168613/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.