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Pork jowl vs Horse meat - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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What are the main differences between Pork jowl and Horse meat?

  • Pork jowl is richer in Vitamin B1, and Vitamin B2, yet Horse meat is richer in Vitamin B12, Iron, Zinc, Phosphorus, Selenium, Vitamin B6, and Copper.
  • Pork jowl's daily need coverage for Saturated Fat is 117% higher.
  • Pork jowl has 4 times more Vitamin B1 than Horse meat. Pork jowl has 0.386mg of Vitamin B1, while Horse meat has 0.1mg.
  • Horse meat contains less Saturated Fat.

We used Pork, fresh, variety meats and by-products, jowl, raw and Game meat, horse, cooked, roasted types in this comparison.

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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
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Contains less Sodium -54.5%
Contains more Iron +1097.6%
Contains more Calcium +100%
Contains more Potassium +156.1%
Contains more Magnesium +733.3%
Contains more Copper +327.5%
Contains more Zinc +354.8%
Contains more Phosphorus +187.2%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 16% 2% 14% 3% 14% 23% 37% 4%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 189% 3% 34% 18% 57% 105% 106% 8%
Contains less Sodium -54.5%
Contains more Iron +1097.6%
Contains more Calcium +100%
Contains more Potassium +156.1%
Contains more Magnesium +733.3%
Contains more Copper +327.5%
Contains more Zinc +354.8%
Contains more Phosphorus +187.2%

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
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Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +286%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +96.7%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +266.7%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +285.4%
Equal in Vitamin B3 - 4.84
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 0% 1% 6% 0% 97% 55% 86% 15% 21% 103% 0% 1%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 7% 0% 0% 0% 25% 28% 91% 0% 77% 396% 0% 0%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +286%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +96.7%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +266.7%
Contains more Vitamin B12 +285.4%
Equal in Vitamin B3 - 4.84

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
32
Pork jowl
52
Horse meat
Mineral Summary Score
14
Pork jowl
65
Horse 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 food.
Protein
38%
Pork jowl
169%
Horse meat
Carbohydrates
0%
Pork jowl
0%
Horse meat
Fats
321%
Pork jowl
28%
Horse meat

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.
Pork jowl Horse meat
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Cholesterol ok
Lower in Sugar ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in glycemic index Equal
Rich in vitamins Equal

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Pork jowl Horse meat
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet Equal
Low glycemic index diet Equal

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Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sodium?
Pork jowl
Pork jowl contains less Sodium (difference - 30mg)
Which food is cheaper?
Pork jowl
Pork jowl is cheaper (difference - $1.2)
Which food is lower in Cholesterol?
Horse meat
Horse meat is lower in Cholesterol (difference - 22mg)
Which food is lower in Sugar?
Horse meat
Horse meat is lower in Sugar (difference - 0g)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Horse meat
Horse meat is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 23.36g)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Horse meat
Horse meat is relatively richer in minerals
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
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The foods have equal glycemic indexes (0)
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.

All nutrients comparison - raw data values

Nutrient Pork jowl Horse meat Opinion
Calories 655 175 Pork jowl
Protein 6.38 28.14 Horse meat
Fats 69.61 6.05 Pork jowl
Vitamin C 0 2 Horse meat
Carbs 0 0
Cholesterol 90 68 Horse meat
Vitamin D
Iron 0.42 5.03 Horse meat
Calcium 4 8 Horse meat
Potassium 148 379 Horse meat
Magnesium 3 25 Horse meat
Sugar 0 Horse meat
Fiber 0 0
Copper 0.04 0.171 Horse meat
Zinc 0.84 3.82 Horse meat
Starch
Phosphorus 86 247 Horse meat
Sodium 25 55 Pork jowl
Vitamin A 9 0 Pork jowl
Vitamin E 0.29 Pork jowl
Vitamin D
Vitamin B1 0.386 0.1 Pork jowl
Vitamin B2 0.236 0.12 Pork jowl
Vitamin B3 4.535 4.84 Horse meat
Vitamin B5 0.25 Pork jowl
Vitamin B6 0.09 0.33 Horse meat
Vitamin B12 0.82 3.16 Horse meat
Vitamin K
Folate 1 Pork jowl
Trans Fat
Saturated Fat 25.26 1.9 Horse meat
Monounsaturated Fat 32.89 2.12 Pork jowl
Polyunsaturated fat 8.11 0.85 Pork jowl
Tryptophan 0.021 0.349 Horse meat
Threonine 0.21 1.262 Horse meat
Isoleucine 0.168 1.334 Horse meat
Leucine 0.446 2.232 Horse meat
Lysine 0.528 2.398 Horse meat
Methionine 0.095 0.623 Horse meat
Phenylalanine 0.239 1.157 Horse meat
Valine 0.305 1.458 Horse meat
Histidine 0.072 1.081 Horse meat
Fructose

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. Pork jowl - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/168269/nutrients
  2. Horse meat - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/175087/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.