Foodstruct
Advanced Nutrition Search | Diet Analysis

Porridge vs Pigeon pea - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

Compare

Infographic

Porridge vs Pigeon pea infographic
Copy infographic link

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 less Sodium -64.7%
Contains more Iron +39.8%
Contains more Calcium +49.4%
Contains more Potassium +8600%
Contains more Magnesium +3560%
Contains more Copper +2542.5%
Contains more Zinc +2023.1%
Contains more Phosphorus +2346.7%
Contains less Sodium -64.7%
Contains more Iron +39.8%
Contains more Calcium +49.4%
Contains more Potassium +8600%
Contains more Magnesium +3560%
Contains more Copper +2542.5%
Contains more Zinc +2023.1%
Contains more Phosphorus +2346.7%

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
:
Contains more Folic acid (B9) +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +1069.1%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +648%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +470.2%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +1683.1%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +2076.9%
Contains more Folic acid (B9) +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +1069.1%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +648%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +470.2%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +1683.1%
Contains more Vitamin B6 +2076.9%

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
3
Porridge
24
Pigeon pea
Mineral Summary Score
13
Porridge
89
Pigeon pea

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
9%
Porridge
130%
Pigeon pea
Carbohydrates
11%
Porridge
63%
Pigeon pea
Fats
1%
Porridge
7%
Pigeon pea

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.
Porridge Pigeon pea
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in Saturated Fat ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Rich in minerals ok
Lower in Cholesterol Equal
Rich in vitamins Equal

Which food is preferable in case of diets?

ok
ok
is better in case of low diet
Porridge Pigeon pea
Low Calories diet ok
Low Fats diet ok
Low Carbs diet ok
Low glycemic index diet ok

People also compare

Comparison summary

Which food contains less Sodium?
Porridge
Porridge contains less Sodium (difference - 11mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Porridge
Porridge is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.297g)
Which food is cheaper?
Porridge
Porridge is cheaper (difference - $1)
Which food contains less Sugars?
Pigeon pea
Pigeon pea contains less Sugars (difference - 0.03g)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Pigeon pea
Pigeon pea is lower in glycemic index (difference - 29)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Pigeon pea
Pigeon pea is relatively richer in minerals
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
?
The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food is richer in vitamins?
?
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 Porridge Pigeon pea Opinion
Calories 50 343 Pigeon pea
Protein 1.44 21.7 Pigeon pea
Fats 0.21 1.49 Pigeon pea
Vitamin C 0 0
Carbs 10.52 62.78 Pigeon pea
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 3.74 5.23 Pigeon pea
Calcium 87 130 Pigeon pea
Potassium 16 1392 Pigeon pea
Magnesium 5 183 Pigeon pea
Sugars 0.03 Porridge
Fiber 0.5 15 Pigeon pea
Copper 0.04 1.057 Pigeon pea
Zinc 0.13 2.76 Pigeon pea
Starch
Phosphorus 15 367 Pigeon pea
Sodium 6 17 Porridge
Vitamin A 0 28 Pigeon pea
Vitamin E 0.02 Porridge
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.055 0.643 Pigeon pea
Vitamin B2 0.025 0.187 Pigeon pea
Vitamin B3 0.52 2.965 Pigeon pea
Vitamin B5 0.071 1.266 Pigeon pea
Vitamin B6 0.013 0.283 Pigeon pea
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 0.1 Porridge
Folic acid (B9) 8 0 Porridge
Trans Fat 0 Porridge
Saturated Fat 0.033 0.33 Porridge
Monounsaturated Fat 0.028 0.012 Porridge
Polyunsaturated fat 0.114 0.814 Pigeon pea
Tryptophan 0.02 0.212 Pigeon pea
Threonine 0.045 0.767 Pigeon pea
Isoleucine 0.063 0.785 Pigeon pea
Leucine 0.11 1.549 Pigeon pea
Lysine 0.037 1.521 Pigeon pea
Methionine 0.027 0.243 Pigeon pea
Phenylalanine 0.078 1.858 Pigeon pea
Valine 0.07 0.937 Pigeon pea
Histidine 0.033 0.774 Pigeon pea
The main source of information is USDA Food Composition Database (U.S. Department of Agriculture)
Dietary Guidelines for Americans is used as the primary source for advice in this web resource
Data provided by FoodStruct.com should be considered and used as information only. Please consult your physician before beginning any diet.