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Papaya vs Kiwifruit - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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The main differences between Papaya and Kiwifruit

  • Kiwifruit is richer than Papaya in Vitamin C, Vitamin K, Copper, Vitamin E , and Fiber.
  • Daily need coverage for Vitamin C from Kiwifruit is 35% higher.

Food types used in this article are Papayas, raw and Kiwifruit, green, 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
Contains more Magnesium +23.5%
Contains more Calcium +70%
Contains more Iron +24%
Contains more Phosphorus +240%
Contains more Potassium +71.4%
Contains less Sodium -62.5%
Contains more Zinc +75%
Contains more Copper +188.9%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 6% 10% 15% 5% 17% 2% 3% 15%
Calcium Iron Magnesium Phosphorus Potassium Sodium Zinc Copper 11% 12% 13% 15% 28% 1% 4% 44%
Contains more Magnesium +23.5%
Contains more Calcium +70%
Contains more Iron +24%
Contains more Phosphorus +240%
Contains more Potassium +71.4%
Contains less Sodium -62.5%
Contains more Zinc +75%
Contains more Copper +188.9%

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
Papaya
5
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Contains more Vitamin A +992%
Contains more Folate +48%
Contains more Vitamin E +386.7%
Contains more Vitamin C +52.2%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +17.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +65.8%
Contains more Vitamin K +1450%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.025
Equal in Vitamin B3 - 0.341
Equal in Vitamin B5 - 0.183
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 57% 6% 0% 203% 6% 7% 7% 12% 9% 28% 0% 7%
Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin C Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Folate Vitamin B12 Vitamin K 6% 30% 0% 309% 7% 6% 7% 11% 15% 19% 0% 101%
Contains more Vitamin A +992%
Contains more Folate +48%
Contains more Vitamin E +386.7%
Contains more Vitamin C +52.2%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +17.4%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +65.8%
Contains more Vitamin K +1450%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.025
Equal in Vitamin B3 - 0.341
Equal in Vitamin B5 - 0.183

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

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Papaya Kiwifruit Opinion
Net carbs 9.12g 11.66g Kiwifruit
Protein 0.47g 1.14g Kiwifruit
Fats 0.26g 0.52g Kiwifruit
Carbs 10.82g 14.66g Kiwifruit
Calories 43kcal 61kcal Kiwifruit
Starch 0g 0g
Fructose 3.73g 4.35g Kiwifruit
Sugar 7.82g 8.99g Papaya
Fiber 1.7g 3g Kiwifruit
Calcium 20mg 34mg Kiwifruit
Iron 0.25mg 0.31mg Kiwifruit
Magnesium 21mg 17mg Papaya
Phosphorus 10mg 34mg Kiwifruit
Potassium 182mg 312mg Kiwifruit
Sodium 8mg 3mg Kiwifruit
Zinc 0.08mg 0.14mg Kiwifruit
Copper 0.045mg 0.13mg Kiwifruit
Vitamin A 950IU 87IU Papaya
Vitamin E 0.3mg 1.46mg Kiwifruit
Vitamin D 0IU 0IU
Vitamin D 0µg 0µg
Vitamin C 60.9mg 92.7mg Kiwifruit
Vitamin B1 0.023mg 0.027mg Kiwifruit
Vitamin B2 0.027mg 0.025mg Papaya
Vitamin B3 0.357mg 0.341mg Papaya
Vitamin B5 0.191mg 0.183mg Papaya
Vitamin B6 0.038mg 0.063mg Kiwifruit
Folate 37µg 25µg Papaya
Vitamin B12 0µg 0µg
Vitamin K 2.6µg 40.3µg Kiwifruit
Tryptophan 0.008mg 0.015mg Kiwifruit
Threonine 0.011mg 0.047mg Kiwifruit
Isoleucine 0.008mg 0.051mg Kiwifruit
Leucine 0.016mg 0.066mg Kiwifruit
Lysine 0.025mg 0.061mg Kiwifruit
Methionine 0.002mg 0.024mg Kiwifruit
Phenylalanine 0.009mg 0.044mg Kiwifruit
Valine 0.01mg 0.057mg Kiwifruit
Histidine 0.005mg 0.027mg Kiwifruit
Cholesterol 0mg 0mg
Trans Fat 0g 0g
Saturated Fat 0.081g 0.029g Kiwifruit
Monounsaturated Fat 0.072g 0.047g Papaya
Polyunsaturated fat 0.058g 0.287g Kiwifruit

Which food is preferable for your diet?

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is better in case of low diet
Papaya Kiwifruit
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
28
Papaya
42
Kiwifruit
Mineral Summary Score
9
Papaya
15
Kiwifruit

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
3%
Papaya
7%
Kiwifruit
Carbohydrates
11%
Papaya
15%
Kiwifruit
Fats
1%
Papaya
2%
Kiwifruit

Comparison summary

Which food is lower in Sugar?
Papaya
Papaya is lower in Sugar (difference - 1.17g)
Which food is cheaper?
Papaya
Papaya is cheaper (difference - $0.3)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Kiwifruit
Kiwifruit contains less Sodium (difference - 5mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Kiwifruit
Kiwifruit is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.052g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Kiwifruit
Kiwifruit is lower in glycemic index (difference - 1)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Kiwifruit
Kiwifruit is relatively richer in minerals
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
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. Papaya - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169926/nutrients
  2. Kiwifruit - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/168153/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.