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Lima bean vs Cranberry bean - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Differences between Lima bean and Cranberry bean

  • Lima bean contains less Folate, Fiber, Copper, Vitamin B1, Phosphorus, Iron, Magnesium, Zinc, Potassium, and Manganese than Cranberry bean.
  • Cranberry bean's daily need coverage for Folate is 130% higher.

The food types used in this comparison are Lima beans, large, mature seeds, cooked, boiled, without salt and Beans, cranberry (roman), mature seeds, 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
Contains less Sodium -66.7%
Contains more Iron +109.2%
Contains more Calcium +647.1%
Contains more Potassium +162.2%
Contains more Magnesium +262.8%
Contains more Copper +237.9%
Contains more Zinc +282.1%
Contains more Phosphorus +235.1%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 90% 6% 45% 31% 79% 26% 48% 1%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 188% 39% 118% 112% 265% 99% 160% 1%
Contains less Sodium -66.7%
Contains more Iron +109.2%
Contains more Calcium +647.1%
Contains more Potassium +162.2%
Contains more Magnesium +262.8%
Contains more Copper +237.9%
Contains more Zinc +282.1%
Contains more Phosphorus +235.1%

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 B1 +364%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +287.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +245.6%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +77.3%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +91.9%
Contains more Folate +627.7%
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% 41% 13% 8% 26% 38% 0% 5% 63%
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% 0% 0% 187% 50% 28% 45% 72% 0% 0% 453%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +364%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +287.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +245.6%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +77.3%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +91.9%
Contains more Folate +627.7%

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
16
Lima bean
69
Cranberry bean
Mineral Summary Score
40
Lima bean
122
Cranberry bean

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
47%
Lima bean
138%
Cranberry bean
Carbohydrates
21%
Lima bean
60%
Cranberry bean
Fats
2%
Lima bean
6%
Cranberry bean

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.
Lima bean Cranberry bean
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Sugar ok
Rich in minerals ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal

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Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sodium?
Lima bean
Lima bean contains less Sodium (difference - 4mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Lima bean
Lima bean is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.227g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Lima bean
Lima bean is lower in glycemic index (difference - 3)
Which food is cheaper?
Lima bean
Lima bean is cheaper (difference - $1.2)
Which food is lower in Sugar?
Cranberry bean
Cranberry bean is lower in Sugar (difference - 2.9g)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Cranberry bean
Cranberry bean is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Cranberry bean
Cranberry bean 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

Nutrient Lima bean Cranberry bean Opinion
Calories 115 335 Cranberry bean
Protein 7.8 23.03 Cranberry bean
Fats 0.38 1.23 Cranberry bean
Vitamin C 0 0
Carbs 20.88 60.05 Cranberry bean
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 2.39 5 Cranberry bean
Calcium 17 127 Cranberry bean
Potassium 508 1332 Cranberry bean
Magnesium 43 156 Cranberry bean
Sugar 2.9 Cranberry bean
Fiber 7 24.7 Cranberry bean
Copper 0.235 0.794 Cranberry bean
Zinc 0.95 3.63 Cranberry bean
Starch
Phosphorus 111 372 Cranberry bean
Sodium 2 6 Lima bean
Vitamin A 0 2 Cranberry bean
Vitamin E 0.18 Lima bean
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.161 0.747 Cranberry bean
Vitamin B2 0.055 0.213 Cranberry bean
Vitamin B3 0.421 1.455 Cranberry bean
Vitamin B5 0.422 0.748 Cranberry bean
Vitamin B6 0.161 0.309 Cranberry bean
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 2 Lima bean
Folate 83 604 Cranberry bean
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.089 0.316 Lima bean
Monounsaturated Fat 0.034 0.106 Cranberry bean
Polyunsaturated fat 0.171 0.527 Cranberry bean
Tryptophan 0.092 0.273 Cranberry bean
Threonine 0.337 0.969 Cranberry bean
Isoleucine 0.411 1.017 Cranberry bean
Leucine 0.673 1.838 Cranberry bean
Lysine 0.523 1.58 Cranberry bean
Methionine 0.099 0.346 Cranberry bean
Phenylalanine 0.449 1.245 Cranberry bean
Valine 0.469 1.205 Cranberry bean
Histidine 0.238 0.641 Cranberry bean
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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. Lima bean - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/174253/nutrients
  2. Cranberry bean - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/175189/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.