Foodstruct
Advanced Nutrition Search | Diet Analysis | Glycemic index chart

Lime vs Purple mangosteen - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

Compare

What are the main differences between Lime and Purple mangosteen?

  • Lime is richer in Vitamin C, while Purple mangosteen is higher in Folate.
  • Lime's daily need coverage for Vitamin C is 29% higher.
  • Purple mangosteen has 3 times less Calcium than Lime. Lime has 33mg of Calcium, while Purple mangosteen has 12mg.

We used Limes, raw and Mangosteen, canned, syrup pack types in this comparison.

Infographic

Lime vs Purple mangosteen infographic
Copy infographic link

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
Lime
5
:
Contains more Iron +100%
Contains more Calcium +175%
Contains more Potassium +112.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +125%
Contains less Sodium -71.4%
Contains more Magnesium +116.7%
Contains more Zinc +90.9%
Equal in Copper - 0.069
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 23% 10% 9% 5% 22% 3% 8% 1%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 12% 4% 5% 10% 24% 6% 4% 1%
Contains more Iron +100%
Contains more Calcium +175%
Contains more Potassium +112.5%
Contains more Phosphorus +125%
Contains less Sodium -71.4%
Contains more Magnesium +116.7%
Contains more Zinc +90.9%
Equal in Copper - 0.069

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
Lime
6
:
Contains more Vitamin C +903.4%
Contains more Vitamin A +42.9%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +578.1%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +138.9%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +80%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +170%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +43%
Contains more Folate +287.5%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 97% 3% 5% 0% 8% 5% 4% 14% 10% 0% 2% 6%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 10% 3% 0% 0% 14% 13% 6% 2% 5% 0% 0% 24%
Contains more Vitamin C +903.4%
Contains more Vitamin A +42.9%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +578.1%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +138.9%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +80%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +170%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +43%
Contains more Folate +287.5%

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
13
Lime
6
Purple mangosteen
Mineral Summary Score
10
Lime
8
Purple mangosteen

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
4%
Lime
2%
Purple mangosteen
Carbohydrates
11%
Lime
18%
Purple mangosteen
Fats
1%
Lime
3%
Purple mangosteen

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.
Lime Purple mangosteen
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Rich in minerals Equal
Rich in vitamins Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Lime Purple mangosteen
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

People also compare

Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sugars?
Purple mangosteen
Purple mangosteen contains less Sugars (difference - 1.69g)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Purple mangosteen
Purple mangosteen is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.022g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Purple mangosteen
Purple mangosteen is lower in glycemic index (difference - 32)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Lime
Lime contains less Sodium (difference - 5mg)
Which food is cheaper?
Lime
Lime is cheaper (difference - $4.5)
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food is richer in minerals?
?
It cannot be definitely stated which food is richer in minerals. See charts below for detailed information.
Which food is richer in vitamins?
?
It cannot be definitely stated which food is richer in vitamins. See charts below for detailed information.

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 Lime Purple mangosteen Opinion
Calories 30 73 Purple mangosteen
Protein 0.7 0.41 Lime
Fats 0.2 0.58 Purple mangosteen
Vitamin C 29.1 2.9 Lime
Carbs 10.54 17.91 Purple mangosteen
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 0.6 0.3 Lime
Calcium 33 12 Lime
Potassium 102 48 Lime
Magnesium 6 13 Purple mangosteen
Sugars 1.69 Purple mangosteen
Fiber 2.8 1.8 Lime
Copper 0.065 0.069 Purple mangosteen
Zinc 0.11 0.21 Purple mangosteen
Starch
Phosphorus 18 8 Lime
Sodium 2 7 Lime
Vitamin A 50 35 Lime
Vitamin E 0.22 Lime
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.03 0.054 Purple mangosteen
Vitamin B2 0.02 0.054 Purple mangosteen
Vitamin B3 0.2 0.286 Purple mangosteen
Vitamin B5 0.217 0.032 Lime
Vitamin B6 0.043 0.018 Lime
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 0.6 Lime
Folate 8 31 Purple mangosteen
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.022 Purple mangosteen
Monounsaturated Fat 0.019 Lime
Polyunsaturated fat 0.055 Lime
Tryptophan 0.003 Lime
Threonine
Isoleucine
Leucine
Lysine 0.014 Lime
Methionine 0.002 Lime
Phenylalanine
Valine
Histidine
Fructose

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. Lime - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/168155/nutrients
  2. Purple mangosteen - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169090/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.