Navy Beans Nutritional Value And Analysis

Nutrition Facts

Serving size 100g

Amount per serving

Calories 122

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 1g %0

Saturated Fat 0g %0

Trans Fat 0g

Cholesterol ~mg %0

Sodium 0mg %0

Total Carbohydrate 26g %9

Dietary Fiber 10g %37

Total Sugars 0g

Protein 8g

Vitamin D 0.0IU %0

Calcium 69.0mg %5

Iron 2.4mg %13

Potassium 389mg %10

Phosphorus 144.0mg %14

* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

Vitamins in navy beans

Vitamin B12 0.0µg %0

Vitamin A 0.0IU %0

Vitamin D 0.0IU %0

Vitamin E 0.0mg %0

Vitamin K 0.6µg %1

Vitamin C 0.9mg %1

Vitamin B3 (Niacin) 0.6mg %4

Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) 0.1mg %5

Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid) 0.3mg %5

Choline, total 44.7mg %8

Vitamin B6 0.1mg %11

Vitamin B1 (Thiamin) 0.2mg %20

Minerals in navy beans

Sodium 0.0mg %0

Selenium 2.9µg %5

Calcium 69.0mg %5

Zinc 1.0mg %7

Potassium 389.0mg %10

Magnesium 53.0mg %13

Iron 2.4mg %13

Phosphorus 144.0mg %14

Manganese 0.5mg %23

Copper 0.2mg %23

Amino Acids in navy beans

Methionine 0.1g %14

Tyrosine 0.2g %21

Lysine 0.5g %23

Leucine 0.7g %24

Cystine 0.1g %25

Threonine 0.3g %26

Isoleucine 0.4g %26

Valine 0.5g %26

Histidine 0.2g %27

Tryptophan 0.1g %33

Phenylalanine 0.5g %50

Fatty Acids in navy beans

DHA 0.00g %0

EPA 0.00g %0

Omega-3 0.18g %11

ALA 0.18g %16

"~" is missing data | Data Source

Macronutrients ratio

Carbohydrate Quality Score

Carbohydrates are made up of three components: fiber, starch, and sugar. Our score is based on Harvard research and our data analysis.

The Carbohydrate Quality Score of navy beans is 38.5/100 which makes it a excellent quality carbohydrate food.


Protein Completeness

A protein is called complete when, proportionally to its overall amino-acid content, it has enough of each essential amino acids.

Navy Beans has a complete source of protein.

amino acid mg/kg of BW mg/g of protein
Lysine 45 65
Leucine 59 88
Threonine 23 36
Isoleucine 30 48
Valine 39 63
Histidine 15 26
Tryptophan 6 13
Met+Cys 22 23
Phe+Tyr 30 84

Protein Energy Ratio

Improving the protein energy ratio of your diet can be an effective strategy of increasing your diet quality an may potentially lead to weight loss.

The protein energy ratio in navy beans is 2.7 which makes it a low P:E food.

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Energy density (ED)

Lowering the energy density of your food can be an effective strategy for the prevention and treatment of obesity without focusing on calorie intake.

The energy density of navy beans is 1.4 which makes it a low energy density food.

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How nutritious is this food?

Micronutrients in navy beans as % of Recommended Daily Intake per serving.

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Nutrient Density Score for navy beans is 19/100 low).

The Nutrient Density Score tells you how much of the essential minerals, vitamins, amino acids and fatty acids you get per calorie. It helps you get the nutrients you need without consuming excess energy.

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Micronutrient Ratios

Advising the ratios of micronutrients in a complete diet maybe more informative than each single nutrient on its own. The table below shows major micronutrient ratios for navy beans

Nutrient Ratio Value Ideal Ratio
Omega6:Omega3 0.77 <4
Zinc:Copper 4.90 <12
Potassium:Sodium N/A >2
Caclcium:Magnesium 1.30 <2
Iron:Copper 11.43 <15
Calcium:Phosphorus 0.48 >1.3

Satiety Score

Satiety Score is a mathematical prediction of satiety based on macronutrients and micronutrients analysis of 650,000+ days of food logs.

satiety 65%

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This food is insulinogenic with high insulin load.

Our insulinogenic formula determines the degree that food will raise your insulin levels in the short term.

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