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Pea vs Turnip - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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How are Pea and Turnip different?

  • Pea is higher than Turnip in Vitamin C, Vitamin K, Vitamin B1, Fiber, Iron, Folate, Manganese, Phosphorus, Vitamin B3 and Copper.
  • Pea covers your daily need of Vitamin C 21% more than Turnip.
  • Pea contains 248 times more Vitamin K than Turnip. Pea contains 24.8µg of Vitamin K, while Turnip contains 0.1µg.

Peas, green, raw and Turnips, 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
Pea
7
:
1
Turnip
Contains more Iron +390%
Contains more Potassium +27.7%
Contains more Magnesium +200%
Contains more Copper +107.1%
Contains more Zinc +359.3%
Contains more Phosphorus +300%
Contains less Sodium -92.5%
Contains more Calcium +20%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 56% 8% 22% 24% 59% 34% 47% 1%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 12% 9% 17% 8% 29% 8% 12% 9%
Contains more Iron +390%
Contains more Potassium +27.7%
Contains more Magnesium +200%
Contains more Copper +107.1%
Contains more Zinc +359.3%
Contains more Phosphorus +300%
Contains less Sodium -92.5%
Contains more Calcium +20%

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
Pea
9
:
1
Turnip
Contains more Vitamin C +90.5%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +333.3%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +565%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +340%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +422.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +87.8%
Contains more Vitamin K +24700%
Contains more Folate +333.3%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +92.3%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 134% 46% 3% 0% 67% 31% 40% 7% 39% 0% 62% 49%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 70% 0% 1% 0% 10% 7% 8% 12% 21% 0% 1% 12%
Contains more Vitamin C +90.5%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +333.3%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +565%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +340%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +422.5%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +87.8%
Contains more Vitamin K +24700%
Contains more Folate +333.3%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +92.3%

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
39
Pea
12
Turnip
Mineral Summary Score
31
Pea
13
Turnip

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
33%
Pea
5%
Turnip
Carbohydrates
14%
Pea
6%
Turnip
Fats
2%
Pea
0%
Turnip

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.
Pea Turnip
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in minerals ok
Rich in vitamins ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

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ok
is better in case of low diet
Pea Turnip
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?
Turnip
Turnip contains less Sugars (difference - 1.87g)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Turnip
Turnip is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.06g)
Which food is cheaper?
Turnip
Turnip is cheaper (difference - $0.3)
Which food contains less Sodium?
Pea
Pea contains less Sodium (difference - 62mg)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Pea
Pea is lower in glycemic index (difference - 19)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Pea
Pea is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is richer in vitamins?
Pea
Pea is relatively richer in vitamins
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)

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 Pea Turnip Opinion
Calories 81 28 Pea
Protein 5.42 0.9 Pea
Fats 0.4 0.1 Pea
Vitamin C 40 21 Pea
Carbs 14.45 6.43 Pea
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 1.47 0.3 Pea
Calcium 25 30 Turnip
Potassium 244 191 Pea
Magnesium 33 11 Pea
Sugars 5.67 3.8 Turnip
Fiber 5.7 1.8 Pea
Copper 0.176 0.085 Pea
Zinc 1.24 0.27 Pea
Starch
Phosphorus 108 27 Pea
Sodium 5 67 Pea
Vitamin A 765 0 Pea
Vitamin E 0.13 0.03 Pea
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.266 0.04 Pea
Vitamin B2 0.132 0.03 Pea
Vitamin B3 2.09 0.4 Pea
Vitamin B5 0.104 0.2 Turnip
Vitamin B6 0.169 0.09 Pea
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 24.8 0.1 Pea
Folate 65 15 Pea
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.071 0.011 Turnip
Monounsaturated Fat 0.035 0.006 Pea
Polyunsaturated fat 0.187 0.053 Pea
Tryptophan 0.037 0.009 Pea
Threonine 0.203 0.025 Pea
Isoleucine 0.195 0.036 Pea
Leucine 0.323 0.033 Pea
Lysine 0.317 0.036 Pea
Methionine 0.082 0.011 Pea
Phenylalanine 0.2 0.017 Pea
Valine 0.235 0.03 Pea
Histidine 0.107 0.014 Pea
Fructose 0.39 Pea

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. Pea - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/170419/nutrients
  2. Turnip - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/170465/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.