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Okra vs Gratin - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Differences between Okra and Gratin

  • Okra has more Manganese, Vitamin C, Folate, Vitamin B1, and Magnesium, while Gratin has more Phosphorus, and Copper.
  • Okra's daily need coverage for Manganese is 27% higher.
  • Gratin contains 5 times less Folate than Okra. Okra contains 60µg of Folate, while Gratin contains 11µg.
  • The amount of Sodium in Okra is lower.

The food types used in this comparison are Okra, raw and Potatoes, au gratin, home-prepared from recipe using butter.

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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
Okra
2
:
6
Gratin
Contains more Magnesium +185%
Contains less Sodium -98.4%
Contains more Calcium +45.1%
Contains more Phosphorus +85.2%
Contains more Potassium +32.4%
Contains more Zinc +19%
Contains more Copper +46.8%
Equal in Iron - 0.64
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 25% 24% 41% 27% 27% 1% 16% 37%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 36% 24% 15% 49% 35% 57% 19% 54%
Contains more Magnesium +185%
Contains less Sodium -98.4%
Contains more Calcium +45.1%
Contains more Phosphorus +85.2%
Contains more Potassium +32.4%
Contains more Zinc +19%
Contains more Copper +46.8%
Equal in Iron - 0.64

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
Okra
8
:
2
Gratin
Contains more Vitamin A +171.2%
Contains more Vitamin C +132.3%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +212.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +23.6%
Contains more Folate +445.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +93.3%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +58%
Equal in Vitamin B3 - 0.993
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 43% 6% 0% 77% 50% 14% 19% 15% 50% 45% 0% 79%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 16% 0% 0% 33% 16% 27% 19% 24% 41% 9% 0% 0%
Contains more Vitamin A +171.2%
Contains more Vitamin C +132.3%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +212.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +23.6%
Contains more Folate +445.5%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +93.3%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +58%
Equal in Vitamin B3 - 0.993

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.
Okra Gratin
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Sugar ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Rich in minerals ok

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Okra Gratin Opinion
Net carbs 4.25g 9.47g Gratin
Protein 1.93g 5.06g Gratin
Fats 0.19g 7.59g Gratin
Carbs 7.45g 11.27g Gratin
Calories 33kcal 132kcal Gratin
Starch 0.34g g Okra
Fructose 0.57g g Okra
Sugar 1.48g g Gratin
Fiber 3.2g 1.8g Okra
Calcium 82mg 119mg Gratin
Iron 0.62mg 0.64mg Gratin
Magnesium 57mg 20mg Okra
Phosphorus 61mg 113mg Gratin
Potassium 299mg 396mg Gratin
Sodium 7mg 433mg Okra
Zinc 0.58mg 0.69mg Gratin
Copper 0.109mg 0.16mg Gratin
Vitamin A 716IU 264IU Okra
Vitamin E 0.27mg mg Okra
Vitamin D 0IU 0IU
Vitamin D 0µg 0µg
Vitamin C 23mg 9.9mg Okra
Vitamin B1 0.2mg 0.064mg Okra
Vitamin B2 0.06mg 0.116mg Gratin
Vitamin B3 1mg 0.993mg Okra
Vitamin B5 0.245mg 0.387mg Gratin
Vitamin B6 0.215mg 0.174mg Okra
Folate 60µg 11µg Okra
Vitamin B12 0µg 0µg
Vitamin K 31.3µg µg Okra
Tryptophan 0.017mg 0.07mg Gratin
Threonine 0.065mg 0.192mg Gratin
Isoleucine 0.069mg 0.284mg Gratin
Leucine 0.105mg 0.443mg Gratin
Lysine 0.081mg 0.381mg Gratin
Methionine 0.021mg 0.117mg Gratin
Phenylalanine 0.065mg 0.254mg Gratin
Valine 0.091mg 0.325mg Gratin
Histidine 0.031mg 0.151mg Gratin
Cholesterol 0mg 23mg Okra
Trans Fat 0g g Gratin
Saturated Fat 0.026g 4.733g Okra
Monounsaturated Fat 0.017g 2.149g Gratin
Polyunsaturated fat 0.027g 0.276g Gratin

Which food is preferable for your diet?

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is better in case of low diet
Okra Gratin
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low Calories diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

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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
33
Okra
15
Gratin
Mineral Summary Score
24
Okra
36
Gratin

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
12%
Okra
30%
Gratin
Carbohydrates
7%
Okra
11%
Gratin
Fats
1%
Okra
35%
Gratin

Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sodium?
Okra
Okra contains less Sodium (difference - 426mg)
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Okra
Okra is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 23mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Okra
Okra is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 4.707g)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Okra
Okra is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food is lower in Sugar?
Gratin
Gratin is lower in Sugar (difference - 1.48g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Gratin
Gratin is lower in glycemic index (difference - 0)
Which food is cheaper?
Gratin
Gratin is cheaper (difference - $1)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Gratin
Gratin is relatively richer in minerals

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. Okra - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169260/nutrients
  2. Gratin - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/170442/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.