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Halibut vs Chinook salmon - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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How are Halibut and Chinook salmon different?

  • Chinook salmon is higher than Halibut in Vitamin B12, Vitamin B3, Phosphorus, Magnesium, Selenium, Vitamin A, Vitamin B5, Folate and Potassium.
  • Chinook salmon covers your daily need of Vitamin B12 78% more than Halibut.
  • Halibut is lower in Cholesterol.

Fish, halibut, Greenland, raw and Fish, salmon, chinook, cooked, dry heat types were 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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Contains more Iron +37.9%
Contains more Calcium +833.3%
Contains more Potassium +88.4%
Contains more Magnesium +369.2%
Contains more Copper +76.7%
Contains more Zinc +40%
Contains more Phosphorus +126.2%
Contains less Sodium -25%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 25% 1% 24% 19% 10% 11% 71% 11%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 35% 9% 45% 88% 18% 16% 159% 8%
Contains more Iron +37.9%
Contains more Calcium +833.3%
Contains more Potassium +88.4%
Contains more Magnesium +369.2%
Contains more Copper +76.7%
Contains more Zinc +40%
Contains more Phosphorus +126.2%
Contains less Sodium -25%

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 B1 +36.4%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +955.3%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +92.5%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +569.7%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +246%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +187%
Contains more Folate +3400%
Equal in Vitamin B6 - 0.462
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 0% 3% 15% 822% 15% 19% 29% 15% 97% 126% 1% 1%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 14% 30% 0% 0% 11% 36% 189% 52% 107% 359% 0% 27%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +36.4%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +955.3%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +92.5%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +569.7%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +246%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +187%
Contains more Folate +3400%
Equal in Vitamin B6 - 0.462

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
95
Halibut
68
Chinook salmon
Mineral Summary Score
21
Halibut
47
Chinook salmon

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
86%
Halibut
154%
Chinook salmon
Carbohydrates
0%
Halibut
0%
Chinook salmon
Fats
64%
Halibut
62%
Chinook salmon

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.
Halibut Chinook salmon
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Rich in minerals ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in glycemic index Equal

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Halibut Chinook salmon
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 is lower in Cholesterol?
Halibut
Halibut is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 39mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Halibut
Halibut is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.795g)
Which food is cheaper?
Halibut
Halibut is cheaper (difference - $10)
Which food contains less Sugars?
Chinook salmon
Chinook salmon contains less Sugars (difference - 0g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Chinook salmon
Chinook salmon contains less Sodium (difference - 20mg)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Chinook salmon
Chinook salmon is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Chinook salmon
Chinook salmon is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
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The foods have equal glycemic indexes (0)

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 Halibut Chinook salmon Opinion
Calories 186 231 Chinook salmon
Protein 14.37 25.72 Chinook salmon
Fats 13.84 13.38 Halibut
Vitamin C 0 4.1 Chinook salmon
Carbs 0 0
Cholesterol 46 85 Halibut
Vitamin D 1097 Halibut
Iron 0.66 0.91 Chinook salmon
Calcium 3 28 Chinook salmon
Potassium 268 505 Chinook salmon
Magnesium 26 122 Chinook salmon
Sugars 0 Chinook salmon
Fiber 0 0
Copper 0.03 0.053 Chinook salmon
Zinc 0.4 0.56 Chinook salmon
Starch
Phosphorus 164 371 Chinook salmon
Sodium 80 60 Chinook salmon
Vitamin A 47 496 Chinook salmon
Vitamin E 0.73 Halibut
Vitamin D 27.4 Halibut
Vitamin B1 0.06 0.044 Halibut
Vitamin B2 0.08 0.154 Chinook salmon
Vitamin B3 1.5 10.045 Chinook salmon
Vitamin B5 0.25 0.865 Chinook salmon
Vitamin B6 0.42 0.462 Chinook salmon
Vitamin B12 1 2.87 Chinook salmon
Vitamin K 0.1 Halibut
Folate 1 35 Chinook salmon
Trans Fat
Saturated Fat 2.419 3.214 Halibut
Monounsaturated Fat 8.378 5.742 Halibut
Polyunsaturated fat 1.367 2.662 Chinook salmon
Tryptophan 0.161 0.288 Chinook salmon
Threonine 0.63 1.127 Chinook salmon
Isoleucine 0.662 1.185 Chinook salmon
Leucine 1.168 2.09 Chinook salmon
Lysine 1.32 2.362 Chinook salmon
Methionine 0.425 0.761 Chinook salmon
Phenylalanine 0.561 1.004 Chinook salmon
Valine 0.74 1.325 Chinook salmon
Histidine 0.423 0.757 Chinook salmon
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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 of the foods presented on this page can be found below.

  1. Halibut - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/171965/nutrients
  2. Chinook salmon - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/171999/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.