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Pacific saury vs Salmon - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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How are Pacific saury and Salmon different?

  • Pacific saury is richer in Manganese, while Salmon is higher in Vitamin B6, Vitamin B12, Selenium, Vitamin B3, Vitamin B2, Copper, Vitamin B5, Vitamin B1, and Potassium.
  • Salmon covers your daily need of Vitamin B6 54% more than Pacific saury.
  • Pacific saury contains 15 times more Manganese than Salmon. Pacific saury contains 0.24mg of Manganese, while Salmon contains 0.016mg.

Fish, pike, northern, raw and Fish, salmon, Atlantic, wild, raw types were used in this article.

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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
Contains more Calcium +375%
Contains less Sodium -11.4%
Contains more Iron +45.5%
Contains more Potassium +89.2%
Contains more Copper +390.2%
Equal in Magnesium - 29
Equal in Phosphorus - 200
Equal in Zinc - 0.64
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 18% 21% 23% 95% 23% 6% 19% 17%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 4% 30% 21% 86% 44% 6% 18% 84%
Contains more Calcium +375%
Contains less Sodium -11.4%
Contains more Iron +45.5%
Contains more Potassium +89.2%
Contains more Copper +390.2%
Equal in Magnesium - 29
Equal in Phosphorus - 200
Equal in Zinc - 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
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Salmon
Contains more Vitamin A +75%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +289.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +503.2%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +241.7%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +121.9%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +599.1%
Contains more Folate +66.7%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +59%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 5% 4% 75% 13% 15% 15% 44% 45% 27% 12% 251% 1%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 3% 0% 0% 0% 57% 88% 148% 100% 189% 19% 398% 0%
Contains more Vitamin A +75%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +289.7%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +503.2%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +241.7%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +121.9%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +599.1%
Contains more Folate +66.7%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +59%

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.
Pacific saury Salmon
Lower in Sugar ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in glycemic index Equal
Rich in minerals Equal
Rich in vitamins Equal

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Pacific saury Salmon Opinion
Net carbs 0g 0g
Protein 19.26g 19.84g Salmon
Fats 0.69g 6.34g Salmon
Carbs 0g 0g
Calories 88kcal 142kcal Salmon
Starch g g
Fructose g g
Sugar 0g g Salmon
Fiber 0g 0g
Calcium 57mg 12mg Pacific saury
Iron 0.55mg 0.8mg Salmon
Magnesium 31mg 29mg Pacific saury
Phosphorus 220mg 200mg Pacific saury
Potassium 259mg 490mg Salmon
Sodium 39mg 44mg Pacific saury
Zinc 0.67mg 0.64mg Pacific saury
Copper 0.051mg 0.25mg Salmon
Vitamin A 70IU 40IU Pacific saury
Vitamin E 0.2mg mg Pacific saury
Vitamin D 99IU IU Pacific saury
Vitamin D 2.5µg µg Pacific saury
Vitamin C 3.8mg 0mg Pacific saury
Vitamin B1 0.058mg 0.226mg Salmon
Vitamin B2 0.063mg 0.38mg Salmon
Vitamin B3 2.3mg 7.86mg Salmon
Vitamin B5 0.75mg 1.664mg Salmon
Vitamin B6 0.117mg 0.818mg Salmon
Folate 15µg 25µg Salmon
Vitamin B12 2µg 3.18µg Salmon
Vitamin K 0.1µg µg Pacific saury
Tryptophan 0.216mg 0.222mg Salmon
Threonine 0.844mg 0.87mg Salmon
Isoleucine 0.887mg 0.914mg Salmon
Leucine 1.565mg 1.613mg Salmon
Lysine 1.768mg 1.822mg Salmon
Methionine 0.57mg 0.587mg Salmon
Phenylalanine 0.752mg 0.775mg Salmon
Valine 0.992mg 1.022mg Salmon
Histidine 0.567mg 0.584mg Salmon
Cholesterol 39mg 55mg Pacific saury
Trans Fat g g
Saturated Fat 0.118g 0.981g Pacific saury
Monounsaturated Fat 0.157g 2.103g Salmon
Polyunsaturated fat 0.202g 2.539g Salmon

Which food is preferable for your diet?

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is better in case of low diet
Pacific saury Salmon
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet Equal
Low Calories diet ok
Low glycemic index diet Equal

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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
42
Pacific saury
83
Salmon
Mineral Summary Score
27
Pacific saury
36
Salmon

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
116%
Pacific saury
119%
Salmon
Carbohydrates
0%
Pacific saury
0%
Salmon
Fats
3%
Pacific saury
29%
Salmon

Comparison summary

Which food is lower in Sugar?
Salmon
Salmon is lower in Sugar (difference - 0g)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Pacific saury
Pacific saury contains less Sodium (difference - 5mg)
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Pacific saury
Pacific saury is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 16mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Pacific saury
Pacific saury is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.863g)
Which food is cheaper?
Pacific saury
Pacific saury is cheaper (difference - $13)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
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The foods have equal glycemic indexes (0)
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. Pacific saury - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/173680/nutrients
  2. Salmon - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/173686/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.