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Lime vs. Feijoa — In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Summary of differences between Lime and Feijoa

  • Lime has more Iron, however, Feijoa is higher in Fiber.
  • Feijoa covers your daily need of Fiber 14% more than Lime.
  • Lime has 4 times more Iron than Feijoa. While Lime has 0.6mg of Iron, Feijoa has only 0.14mg.
  • Lime has less Sugar.

These are the specific foods used in this comparison Limes, raw and Feijoa, 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" charts below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food.
Lime
6
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4
Feijoa
Contains more Calcium +94.1%
Contains more Iron +328.6%
Contains less Sodium -33.3%
Contains more Zinc +83.3%
Contains more Copper +80.6%
Contains more Magnesium +50%
Contains more Potassium +68.6%
Contains more Manganese +950%
Equal in Phosphorus - 19
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper Manganese Selenium 10% 23% 5% 8% 9% 1% 3% 22% 2% 3%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper Manganese Selenium 6% 6% 7% 9% 16% 1% 2% 12% 11% 0%
Contains more Calcium +94.1%
Contains more Iron +328.6%
Contains less Sodium -33.3%
Contains more Zinc +83.3%
Contains more Copper +80.6%
Contains more Magnesium +50%
Contains more Potassium +68.6%
Contains more Manganese +950%
Equal in Phosphorus - 19

Vitamin Comparison

Vitamin comparison score is based on the number of vitamins by which one or the other food is richer. The "coverage" charts below show how much of the daily needs can be covered by 300 grams of the food.
Lime
5
:
6
Feijoa
Contains more Vitamin A +733.3%
Contains more Vitamin E +37.5%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +400%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +11.1%
Contains more Vitamin C +13.1%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +47.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +55.8%
Contains more Folate +187.5%
Contains more Vitamin K +483.3%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.018
Equal in Vitamin B5 - 0.233
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 3% 5% 0% 97% 8% 5% 4% 14% 10% 6% 0% 2%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 1% 4% 0% 110% 2% 5% 6% 14% 16% 18% 0% 9%
Contains more Vitamin A +733.3%
Contains more Vitamin E +37.5%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +400%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +11.1%
Contains more Vitamin C +13.1%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +47.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +55.8%
Contains more Folate +187.5%
Contains more Vitamin K +483.3%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.018
Equal in Vitamin B5 - 0.233

Macronutrient Comparison

Macronutrient breakdown side-by-side comparison
Lime
1
:
4
Feijoa
Contains more Fats +110%
Contains more Carbs +44.3%
Contains more Other +26.7%
Equal in Protein - 0.71
Equal in Water - 83.28
11% 88%
Protein: 0.7 g
Fats: 0.2 g
Carbs: 10.54 g
Water: 88.26 g
Other: 0.3 g
15% 83%
Protein: 0.71 g
Fats: 0.42 g
Carbs: 15.21 g
Water: 83.28 g
Other: 0.38 g
Contains more Fats +110%
Contains more Carbs +44.3%
Contains more Other +26.7%
Equal in Protein - 0.71
Equal in Water - 83.28

Fat Type Comparison

Fat type breakdown side-by-side comparison
Lime
1
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2
Feijoa
Contains less Saturated Fat -78.8%
Contains more Monounsaturated Fat +194.7%
Contains more Polyunsaturated fat +147.3%
23% 20% 57%
Saturated Fat: 0.022 g
Monounsaturated Fat: 0.019 g
Polyunsaturated fat: 0.055 g
35% 19% 46%
Saturated Fat: 0.104 g
Monounsaturated Fat: 0.056 g
Polyunsaturated fat: 0.136 g
Contains less Saturated Fat -78.8%
Contains more Monounsaturated Fat +194.7%
Contains more Polyunsaturated fat +147.3%

Comparison summary table

Pay attention to the rightmost column. It displays the amounts side by side, giving a clearer understanding of the difference.
Lime Feijoa
Lower in Sugar ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Glycemic Index ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Rich in minerals Equal
Rich in vitamins Equal

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Lime Feijoa Opinion
Net carbs 7.74g 8.81g Feijoa
Protein 0.7g 0.71g Feijoa
Fats 0.2g 0.42g Feijoa
Carbs 10.54g 15.21g Feijoa
Calories 30kcal 61kcal Feijoa
Fructose 2.95g Feijoa
Sugar 1.69g 8.2g Lime
Fiber 2.8g 6.4g Feijoa
Calcium 33mg 17mg Lime
Iron 0.6mg 0.14mg Lime
Magnesium 6mg 9mg Feijoa
Phosphorus 18mg 19mg Feijoa
Potassium 102mg 172mg Feijoa
Sodium 2mg 3mg Lime
Zinc 0.11mg 0.06mg Lime
Copper 0.065mg 0.036mg Lime
Manganese 0.008mg 0.084mg Feijoa
Selenium 0.4µg Lime
Vitamin A 50IU 6IU Lime
Vitamin A RAE 2µg 0µg Lime
Vitamin E 0.22mg 0.16mg Lime
Vitamin C 29.1mg 32.9mg Feijoa
Vitamin B1 0.03mg 0.006mg Lime
Vitamin B2 0.02mg 0.018mg Lime
Vitamin B3 0.2mg 0.295mg Feijoa
Vitamin B5 0.217mg 0.233mg Feijoa
Vitamin B6 0.043mg 0.067mg Feijoa
Folate 8µg 23µg Feijoa
Vitamin K 0.6µg 3.5µg Feijoa
Tryptophan 0.003mg 0.007mg Feijoa
Threonine 0.019mg Feijoa
Isoleucine 0.019mg Feijoa
Leucine 0.028mg Feijoa
Lysine 0.014mg 0.038mg Feijoa
Methionine 0.002mg 0.007mg Feijoa
Phenylalanine 0.019mg Feijoa
Valine 0.019mg Feijoa
Histidine 0.009mg Feijoa
Saturated Fat 0.022g 0.104g Lime
Monounsaturated Fat 0.019g 0.056g Feijoa
Polyunsaturated fat 0.055g 0.136g Feijoa
Omega-6 - Linoleic acid 0.107g Feijoa
Omega-3 - ALA 0.029g Feijoa

Which food is preferable for your diet?

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ok
is better in case of low diet
Lime Feijoa
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low Calories diet ok
Low Glycemic Index diet ok

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Vitamins & Minerals Daily Need Coverage Score

The summary scores indicate the extent to which this food can fulfill your daily vitamin and mineral requirements if you consume 3 servings, consisting of 100 grams of each (an approximation of 3 serving sizes).
Vitamins Daily Need Coverage Score
13%
Lime
15%
Feijoa
Minerals Daily Need Coverage Score
8%
Lime
7%
Feijoa

Comparison summary

Which food is lower in Sugar?
Lime
Lime is lower in Sugar (difference - 6.51g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Lime
Lime contains less Sodium (difference - 1mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Lime
Lime is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.082g)
Which food is cheaper?
Lime
Lime is cheaper (difference - $0.8)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Feijoa
Feijoa is lower in glycemic index (difference - 1)
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food is richer in minerals?
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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.
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.

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. Lime - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/168155/nutrients
  2. Feijoa - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/168176/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.