86points

Passion Fruit

vs

Passion Fruit review: 50 facts and highlights

Passion Fruit
Passion Fruit

Why is Passion Fruit better than the average?

  • more proteins per 100g
    2.2gvs0.92g
  • more lipids per 100g
    0.7gvs0.38g
  • more iron content per 100g
    1.6mgvs0.39mg
  • more food energy (kJ) per 100g
    406kJvs238.02kJ
  • more food energy (kcal) per 100g
    97kcalvs56.89kcal
  • more magnesium per 100g
    29mgvs13.47mg
  • more carbohydrates per 100g
    23.38gvs13.72g
  • more sodium per 100g
    28mgvs3.25mg

Top nutrition facts and health benefits

relevant

General values

1. more proteins per 100g

2.2g

Proteins are essential for a healthy, balanced diet. The recommended daily dose is 0.8-1g of protein per 1 kg of body weight.

Best

Tamarind

2.8g

2. less cholesterol per 100g

0mg

Cholesterol is a lipid essential for producing hormones and takes two forms: LDL, or bad cholesterol, and HDL, good cholesterol. LDL (low-density lipoprotein) contributes to plaque, which can clog arteries and increases the risk of strokes and heart attacks. HDL (high-density lipoprotein) removes LDL from the arteries and carries it to the liver to be broken down.

Best

Granny Smith Apple

0mg

3. more caffeine per 100g

0g

Caffeine is a psychoactive substance that stimulates the central nervous system. It increases energy levels and boosts concentration.

Best

Yellow Passion Fruit Juice

0g

4. more lipids per 100g

0.7g

Lipids are essential for a healthy, balanced diet. They provide energy and also play a key role in the production of hormones and cell membranes, as well as in the absorption of nutrients and fat-soluble vitamins.

Best

California Avocados

15.41g

5. more food energy (kJ) per 100g

406kJ

The amount of food energy in kiloJoules (kJ) per 100g. The minimum daily requirement is approximately 7,500 kJ (according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations).

Best

Tamarind

1000kJ

6. more food energy (kcal) per 100g

97kcal

The amount of food energy in kilocalories (kcal) per 100g. The minimum daily requirement is approximately 1,800 kcal (according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations).

Best

Tamarind

239kcal

relevant

Sugars

1. smaller amount of sugars per 100g

11.2g

The total amount of sugars, including glucose, fructose, galactose, sucrose, lactose, maltose, and trehalose. A sugar-heavy diet can cause metabolic dysfunctions.

Best

California Avocados

0.3g

2. more carbohydrates per 100g

23.38g

Carbohydrates are composed of carbon, oxygen and hydrogen, and are divided in 4 groups: oligosaccharides (glycose), monosaccharides and disaccharides which are sugars and serve as a quick source of energy, while polysaccharides, like starches serve for storing energy.

Best

Tamarind

62.5g

relevant

Minerals

1. more calcium content per 100g

12mg

Calcium is a mineral which is very important for bone health. The recommended daily dose for adults is approximately 1000mg per day.

Best

Hibiscus

215mg

2. more iron content per 100g

1.6mg

Iron is found in hemoglobin, which represents approximately 2 thirds of the body’s iron reserve.

Best

Tamarind

2.8mg

3. more magnesium per 100g

29mg

Magnesium is an important mineral for bone development and helps the proper functioning of various metabolic processes, like activating the enzymes that help in energy production.

Best

Tamarind

92mg

4. more sodium per 100g

28mg

Sodium helps regulate the water level in the cells, especially in the kidneys. The amount of sodium consumed also influences blood pressure.

Best

Strawberry Guava

37mg

5. more phosphorus per 100g

68mg

Phosphorus is the second most abundant mineral found in the human body, after calcium. It helps cellular reproduction and contributes to the growth and repair of tissues.

Best

Tamarind

113mg

6. more potassium per 100g

348mg

Potassium is a mineral that helps muscles contract, regulates the fluid balance in the body, helps maintain a normal blood pressure and kidney health.

Best

Tamarind

628mg

relevant

Vitamins

1. more vitamin A (IU) per 100g

1272IU

Vitamin A is a fat soluble vitamin that comes in various forms. It is primarily important in maintaining healthy vision and the development of bones, soft tissues and skin. IU (International Units) is the unit of measurement that almost all food labels use.

Best

Cantaloupe Melon

3382IU

2. more vitamin B12 per 100g

0µg

Vitamin B12 (cobalamin) is important for maintaining the health of the nervous system. It works closely with folate (vitamin B9) in the production of red blood cells and the processing of iron.

Best

Zespri SunGold Kiwifruit

0.08µg

3. more vitamin A (RAE) per 100g

64µg

Vitamin A is a fat-soluble vitamin that is primarily important for maintaining healthy vision. It also acts as an antioxidant and is important for the health of teeth, bones, soft tissues and skin. RAE (Retinol Activity Equivalent) is the unit of measurement the scientific community prefers.

Best

Cantaloupe Melon

169µg

4. more vitamin C per 100g

30mg

Also known as ascorbic acid and L-ascorbic acid, vitamin C helps strengthen the immune system and is commonly used to prevent viral infectious diseases.

Best

Acerola

1677.6mg

5. more vitamin E (added) per 100g

0mg

The added amount of vitamin E (dl-alpha-tocopherol) is a synthetic form of the natural vitamin E that is added to foods to increase their nutritional value.

Best

Yellow Passion Fruit Juice

0mg

6. more vitamin B6 per 100g

0.1mg

Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) is needed for the production of the neurotransmitters serotonin and norepinephrine. It's essential for absorbing vitamin B12 and takes part in the production of red blood cells, various cells of the immune system and in the formation of myelin, which protects nerve cells from damage.

Best

Acerola

9mg

relevant

Antioxidants

1. more daidzein content per 100g

0.01mg

Daidzin is an isoflavone compound found in vegetables and legumes, especially soy and soybeans. It stimulates the formation of bone mass and helps regulate estrogen levels.

Best

White Grapefruit

0.04mg

Top 10 fruits

Add to comparison
    This page is currently only available in English.