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Rye vs Black gram - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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A recap on differences between Rye and Black gram

  • Rye has more Manganese, Vitamin B3 and Vitamin B5, however Black gram is higher in Copper, Iron, Folate, Magnesium, Potassium, Fiber and Calcium.
  • Black gram covers your daily Copper needs 68% more than Rye.
  • Black gram contains 3 times less Vitamin B3 than Rye. Rye contains 4.27mg of Vitamin B3, while Black gram contains 1.447mg.

Food varieties used in this article are Rye grain and Mungo beans, mature seeds, 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
Rye
1
:
Contains less Sodium -94.7%
Contains more Iron +187.8%
Contains more Calcium +475%
Contains more Potassium +92.7%
Contains more Magnesium +142.7%
Contains more Copper +167.3%
Contains more Zinc +26.4%
Contains more Phosphorus +14.2%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 99% 8% 45% 79% 123% 73% 143% 1%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 284% 42% 87% 191% 327% 92% 163% 5%
Contains less Sodium -94.7%
Contains more Iron +187.8%
Contains more Calcium +475%
Contains more Potassium +92.7%
Contains more Magnesium +142.7%
Contains more Copper +167.3%
Contains more Zinc +26.4%
Contains more Phosphorus +14.2%

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
Rye
6
:
Contains more Vitamin B1 +15.8%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +195.1%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +60.7%
Contains more Vitamin A +109.1%
Contains more Folate +468.4%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.254
Equal in Vitamin B6 - 0.281
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% 17% 0% 79% 58% 81% 88% 68% 0% 15% 29%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 0% 2% 0% 0% 69% 59% 28% 55% 65% 0% 0% 162%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +15.8%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +195.1%
Contains more Vitamin B5 +60.7%
Contains more Vitamin A +109.1%
Contains more Folate +468.4%
Equal in Vitamin B2 - 0.254
Equal in Vitamin B6 - 0.281

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
36
Rye
36
Black gram
Mineral Summary Score
71
Rye
149
Black gram

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
62%
Rye
151%
Black gram
Carbohydrates
76%
Rye
59%
Black gram
Fats
8%
Rye
8%
Black gram

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.
Rye Black gram
Lower in Sodium ok
Lower in glycemic index ok
Lower in price ok
Lower in Sugars ok
Lower in Saturated Fat 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
Rye Black gram
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 Sodium?
Rye
Rye contains less Sodium (difference - 36mg)
Which food is lower in glycemic index?
Rye
Rye is lower in glycemic index (difference - 9)
Which food is cheaper?
Rye
Rye is cheaper (difference - $1.1)
Which food contains less Sugars?
Black gram
Black gram contains less Sugars (difference - 0.98g)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Black gram
Black gram is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 0.083g)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Black gram
Black gram 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 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 Rye Black gram Opinion
Calories 338 341 Black gram
Protein 10.34 25.21 Black gram
Fats 1.63 1.64 Black gram
Vitamin C 0 0
Carbs 75.86 58.99 Rye
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 0
Iron 2.63 7.57 Black gram
Calcium 24 138 Black gram
Potassium 510 983 Black gram
Magnesium 110 267 Black gram
Sugars 0.98 Black gram
Fiber 15.1 18.3 Black gram
Copper 0.367 0.981 Black gram
Zinc 2.65 3.35 Black gram
Starch
Phosphorus 332 379 Black gram
Sodium 2 38 Rye
Vitamin A 11 23 Black gram
Vitamin E 0.85 Rye
Vitamin D 0 0
Vitamin B1 0.316 0.273 Rye
Vitamin B2 0.251 0.254 Black gram
Vitamin B3 4.27 1.447 Rye
Vitamin B5 1.456 0.906 Rye
Vitamin B6 0.294 0.281 Rye
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 5.9 Rye
Folate 38 216 Black gram
Trans Fat 0 0
Saturated Fat 0.197 0.114 Black gram
Monounsaturated Fat 0.208 0.085 Rye
Polyunsaturated fat 0.767 1.071 Black gram
Tryptophan 0.108 0.263 Black gram
Threonine 0.289 0.875 Black gram
Isoleucine 0.208 1.287 Black gram
Leucine 0.563 2.089 Black gram
Lysine 0.286 1.674 Black gram
Methionine 0.153 0.367 Black gram
Phenylalanine 0.435 1.473 Black gram
Valine 0.317 1.416 Black gram
Histidine 0.189 0.706 Black gram
Fructose 0.11 Rye

References

The source of all the nutrient values on the page (excluding the main article the sources for which are presented seperately if present) is the USDA's FoodCentral. The exact links of the foods presented on this page can be found below.

  1. Rye - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/168884/nutrients
  2. Black gram - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/174259/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.