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Olive vs Parsnip - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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Differences between Olive and Parsnip

  • Olive has more Iron, and Copper, while Parsnip has more Manganese, Vitamin C, Vitamin K, Folate, Vitamin B5, Potassium, and Phosphorus.
  • Olive's daily need coverage for Iron is 34% higher.
  • Parsnip contains 74 times less Sodium than Olive. Olive contains 735mg of Sodium, while Parsnip contains 10mg.

The food types used in this comparison are Olives, ripe, canned (small-extra large) and Parsnips, 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
Olive
3
:
Contains more Calcium +144.4%
Contains more Iron +459.3%
Contains more Copper +109.2%
Contains more Magnesium +625%
Contains more Phosphorus +2266.7%
Contains more Potassium +4587.5%
Contains less Sodium -98.6%
Contains more Zinc +168.2%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 27% 124% 3% 2% 1% 96% 6% 84%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 11% 23% 21% 31% 34% 2% 17% 40%
Contains more Calcium +144.4%
Contains more Iron +459.3%
Contains more Copper +109.2%
Contains more Magnesium +625%
Contains more Phosphorus +2266.7%
Contains more Potassium +4587.5%
Contains less Sodium -98.6%
Contains more Zinc +168.2%

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
Olive
2
:
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +10.7%
Contains more Vitamin C +1788.9%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +2900%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +1791.9%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +3900%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +900%
Contains more Folate +∞%
Contains more Vitamin K +1507.1%
Equal in Vitamin E - 1.49
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 25% 33% 0% 3% 1% 0% 1% 1% 3% 0% 0% 4%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 0% 30% 0% 57% 23% 12% 14% 36% 21% 51% 0% 57%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +10.7%
Contains more Vitamin C +1788.9%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +2900%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +1791.9%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +3900%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +900%
Contains more Folate +∞%
Contains more Vitamin K +1507.1%
Equal in Vitamin E - 1.49

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.
Olive Parsnip
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Sugar ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Rich in minerals Equal

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Olive Parsnip Opinion
Net carbs 3.06g 13.09g Parsnip
Protein 0.84g 1.2g Parsnip
Fats 10.68g 0.3g Olive
Carbs 6.26g 17.99g Parsnip
Calories 115kcal 75kcal Olive
Starch g g
Fructose g g
Sugar 0g 4.8g Olive
Fiber 3.2g 4.9g Parsnip
Calcium 88mg 36mg Olive
Iron 3.3mg 0.59mg Olive
Magnesium 4mg 29mg Parsnip
Phosphorus 3mg 71mg Parsnip
Potassium 8mg 375mg Parsnip
Sodium 735mg 10mg Parsnip
Zinc 0.22mg 0.59mg Parsnip
Copper 0.251mg 0.12mg Olive
Vitamin A 403IU 0IU Olive
Vitamin E 1.65mg 1.49mg Olive
Vitamin D 0IU 0IU
Vitamin D 0µg 0µg
Vitamin C 0.9mg 17mg Parsnip
Vitamin B1 0.003mg 0.09mg Parsnip
Vitamin B2 0mg 0.05mg Parsnip
Vitamin B3 0.037mg 0.7mg Parsnip
Vitamin B5 0.015mg 0.6mg Parsnip
Vitamin B6 0.009mg 0.09mg Parsnip
Folate 0µg 67µg Parsnip
Vitamin B12 0µg 0µg
Vitamin K 1.4µg 22.5µg Parsnip
Tryptophan mg mg
Threonine 0.026mg mg Olive
Isoleucine 0.031mg mg Olive
Leucine 0.05mg mg Olive
Lysine 0.032mg mg Olive
Methionine 0.012mg mg Olive
Phenylalanine 0.029mg mg Olive
Valine 0.038mg mg Olive
Histidine 0.023mg mg Olive
Cholesterol 0mg 0mg
Trans Fat 0g 0g
Saturated Fat 1.415g 0.05g Parsnip
Monounsaturated Fat 7.888g 0.112g Olive
Polyunsaturated fat 0.911g 0.047g Olive

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Olive Parsnip
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
6
Olive
25
Parsnip
Mineral Summary Score
43
Olive
22
Parsnip

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
5%
Olive
7%
Parsnip
Carbohydrates
6%
Olive
18%
Parsnip
Fats
49%
Olive
1%
Parsnip

Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sodium?
Parsnip
Parsnip contains less Sodium (difference - 725mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Parsnip
Parsnip is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 1.365g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Parsnip
Parsnip is lower in glycemic index (difference - 97)
Which food is cheaper?
Parsnip
Parsnip is cheaper (difference - $3.5)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Parsnip
Parsnip is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food is lower in Sugar?
Olive
Olive is lower in Sugar (difference - 4.8g)
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.

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. Olive - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169094/nutrients
  2. Parsnip - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/170417/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.