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Seed vs Millet - In-Depth Nutrition Comparison

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What are the differences between Seed and Millet?

  • Seed is richer than Millet in Fiber, Selenium, Phosphorus, Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Manganese, Zinc, Vitamin B3, and Copper.
  • Seed's daily need coverage for Fiber is 104% more.
  • Seed has 79 times more Calcium than Millet. While Seed has 631mg of Calcium, Millet has only 8mg.

We used Seeds, chia seeds, dried and Millet, raw types 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
Seed
7
:
1
Millet
Contains more Iron +156.5%
Contains more Calcium +7787.5%
Contains more Potassium +108.7%
Contains more Magnesium +193.9%
Contains more Copper +23.2%
Contains more Zinc +172.6%
Contains more Phosphorus +201.8%
Contains less Sodium -68.8%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 290% 190% 36% 240% 308% 125% 369% 3%
Iron Calcium Potassium Magnesium Copper Zinc Phosphorus Sodium 113% 3% 18% 82% 250% 46% 123% 1%
Contains more Iron +156.5%
Contains more Calcium +7787.5%
Contains more Potassium +108.7%
Contains more Magnesium +193.9%
Contains more Copper +23.2%
Contains more Zinc +172.6%
Contains more Phosphorus +201.8%
Contains less Sodium -68.8%

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
Seed
5
:
6
Millet
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +900%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +47.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +87.1%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +70.6%
Contains more Folate +73.5%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 6% 4% 10% 0% 155% 40% 166% 0% 0% 0% 0% 37%
Vitamin C Vitamin A Vitamin E Vitamin D Vitamin B1 Vitamin B2 Vitamin B3 Vitamin B5 Vitamin B6 Vitamin B12 Vitamin K Folate 0% 0% 1% 0% 106% 67% 89% 51% 89% 0% 3% 64%
Contains more Vitamin C +∞%
Contains more Vitamin A +∞%
Contains more Vitamin E +900%
Contains more Vitamin B1 +47.3%
Contains more Vitamin B3 +87.1%
Contains more Vitamin B2 +70.6%
Contains more Folate +73.5%

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
35
Seed
39
Millet
Mineral Summary Score
195
Seed
79
Millet

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
99%
Seed
66%
Millet
Carbohydrates
42%
Seed
73%
Millet
Fats
142%
Seed
19%
Millet

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

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Seed Millet
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 is lower in glycemic index?
Seed
Seed is lower in glycemic index (difference - 56)
Which food is cheaper?
Seed
Seed is cheaper (difference - $0.6)
Which food is richer in minerals?
Seed
Seed is relatively richer in minerals
Which food contains less Sodium?
Millet
Millet contains less Sodium (difference - 11mg)
Which food is lower in Saturated Fat?
Millet
Millet is lower in Saturated Fat (difference - 2.607g)
Which food contains less Cholesterol?
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The foods are relatively equal in Cholesterol (0 mg)
Which food contains less Sugar?
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The foods are relatively equal in Sugar ( g)
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 Seed Millet Opinion
Calories 486 378 Seed
Protein 16.54 11.02 Seed
Fats 30.74 4.22 Seed
Vitamin C 1.6 0 Seed
Carbs 42.12 72.85 Millet
Cholesterol 0 0
Vitamin D 0 Millet
Iron 7.72 3.01 Seed
Calcium 631 8 Seed
Potassium 407 195 Seed
Magnesium 335 114 Seed
Sugar
Fiber 34.4 8.5 Seed
Copper 0.924 0.75 Seed
Zinc 4.58 1.68 Seed
Starch
Phosphorus 860 285 Seed
Sodium 16 5 Millet
Vitamin A 54 0 Seed
Vitamin E 0.5 0.05 Seed
Vitamin D 0 Millet
Vitamin B1 0.62 0.421 Seed
Vitamin B2 0.17 0.29 Millet
Vitamin B3 8.83 4.72 Seed
Vitamin B5 0.848 Millet
Vitamin B6 0.384 Millet
Vitamin B12 0 0
Vitamin K 0.9 Millet
Folate 49 85 Millet
Trans Fat 0.14 Millet
Saturated Fat 3.33 0.723 Millet
Monounsaturated Fat 2.309 0.773 Seed
Polyunsaturated fat 23.665 2.134 Seed
Tryptophan 0.436 0.119 Seed
Threonine 0.709 0.353 Seed
Isoleucine 0.801 0.465 Seed
Leucine 1.371 1.4 Millet
Lysine 0.97 0.212 Seed
Methionine 0.588 0.221 Seed
Phenylalanine 1.016 0.58 Seed
Valine 0.95 0.578 Seed
Histidine 0.531 0.236 Seed
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. Seed - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/170554/nutrients
  2. Millet - https://fdc.nal.usda.gov/fdc-app.html#/food-details/169702/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.