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Pâté vs Chicken meat - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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The main differences between Pâté and Chicken meat

  • Pâté is richer in Vitamin B12, Vitamin A, Iron, Copper, Vitamin B2 and Selenium, yet Chicken meat is richer in Vitamin B3.
  • Daily need coverage for Vitamin B12 from Pâté is 121% higher.
  • Pâté contains 21 times more Vitamin A than Chicken meat. Pâté contains 991µg of Vitamin A, while Chicken meat contains 48µg.
  • Chicken meat contains less Sodium.

Food types used in this article are Pate, liver, not specified, canned and Chicken, broilers or fryers, meat and skin, cooked, roasted.

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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
Pâté
5
:
Contains more Iron +336.5%
Contains more Calcium +366.7%
Contains more Copper +506.1%
Contains more Zinc +46.9%
Contains more Potassium +61.6%
Contains more Magnesium +76.9%
Contains less Sodium -88.2%
Equal in Phosphorus - 182
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 207% 22% 13% 10% 134% 78% 86% 91%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 48% 5% 20% 17% 22% 53% 78% 11%
Contains more Iron +336.5%
Contains more Calcium +366.7%
Contains more Copper +506.1%
Contains more Zinc +46.9%
Contains more Potassium +61.6%
Contains more Magnesium +76.9%
Contains less Sodium -88.2%
Equal in Phosphorus - 182

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
Pâté
6
:
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +1949.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +257.1%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +16.5%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +966.7%
Contains more Folate +1100%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +110%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +157.2%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +566.7%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 7% 198% 0% 0% 8% 139% 62% 72% 14% 400% 0% 45%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 0% 10% 6% 0% 16% 39% 160% 62% 93% 38% 6% 4%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +1949.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +257.1%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +16.5%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +966.7%
Contains more Folate +1100%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +110%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +157.2%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +566.7%

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
79
Pâté
36
Chicken meat
Mineral Summary Score
80
Pâté
31
Chicken meat

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
85%
Pâté
164%
Chicken meat
Carbohydrates
2%
Pâté
0%
Chicken meat
Fats
129%
Pâté
63%
Chicken meat

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.
Pâté Chicken meat
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in price ok
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in vitamins Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

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ok
is better in case of low diet
Pâté Chicken meat
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sugars?
Pâté
Pâté contains less Sugars (difference - 0g)
Which food is cheaper?
Pâté
Pâté is cheaper (difference - $1)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Pâté
Pâté is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Chicken meat
Chicken meat is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 167mg)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Chicken meat
Chicken meat contains less Sodium (difference - 615mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Chicken meat
Chicken meat is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 5.78g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Chicken meat
Chicken meat is lower in glycemic index (difference - 28)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
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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 Pâté Chicken meat Opinion
Calories 319 239 Pâté
Protein 14.2 27.3 Chicken meat
Fats 28 13.6 Pâté
Vitamin C 2 0 Pâté
Carbs 1.5 0 Pâté
Cholesterol 255 88 Chicken meat
Vitamin D 2 Chicken meat
Iron 5.5 1.26 Pâté
Calcium 70 15 Pâté
Potassium 138 223 Chicken meat
Magnesium 13 23 Chicken meat
Sugars 0 Pâté
Fiber 0 0
Copper 0.4 0.066 Pâté
Zinc 2.85 1.94 Pâté
Starch
Phosphorus 200 182 Pâté
Sodium 697 82 Chicken meat
Vitamin A 3300 161 Pâté
Vitamin E 0.27 Chicken meat
Vitamin D 0 Chicken meat
Vitamin B1 0.03 0.063 Chicken meat
Vitamin B2 0.6 0.168 Pâté
Vitamin B3 3.3 8.487 Chicken meat
Vitamin B5 1.2 1.03 Pâté
Vitamin B6 0.06 0.4 Chicken meat
Vitamin B12 3.2 0.3 Pâté
Vitamin K 2.4 Chicken meat
Folate 60 5 Pâté
Trans Fat
Saturated Fat 9.57 3.79 Chicken meat
Monounsaturated Fat 12.36 5.34 Pâté
Polyunsaturated fat 3.16 2.97 Pâté
Tryptophan 0.157 0.305 Chicken meat
Threonine 0.568 1.128 Chicken meat
Isoleucine 0.554 1.362 Chicken meat
Leucine 1.05 1.986 Chicken meat
Lysine 0.838 2.223 Chicken meat
Methionine 0.284 0.726 Chicken meat
Phenylalanine 0.582 1.061 Chicken meat
Valine 0.768 1.325 Chicken meat
Histidine 0.298 0.802 Chicken meat
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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 of the foods presented on this page can be found below.

  1. Pâté - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/172930/nutrients
  2. Chicken meat - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/171450/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.