Watermelon Nutritional Value And Analysis

Nutrition Facts

Serving size 100g

Amount per serving

Calories 33

% Daily Value *

Total Fat 0g %0

Saturated Fat 0g %0

Trans Fat 0g

Cholesterol 0mg %0

Sodium 1mg %0

Total Carbohydrate 8g %2

Dietary Fiber 0g %1

Total Sugars 6g

Protein 1g

Vitamin D 0.0IU %0

Calcium 7.0mg %0

Iron 0.2mg %1

Potassium 112mg %2

Phosphorus 11.0mg %1

* 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 watermelon

Vitamin D 0.0IU %0

Vitamin B12 0.0µg %0

Vitamin K 0.1µg %0

Vitamin E 0.1mg %0

Choline, total 4.1mg %1

Vitamin B3 (Niacin) 0.2mg %1

Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin) 0.0mg %2

Vitamin B1 (Thiamin) 0.0mg %3

Vitamin B6 0.0mg %3

Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic acid) 0.2mg %4

Vitamin C 8.1mg %9

Vitamin A 569.0IU %19

Minerals in watermelon

Sodium 1.0mg %0

Calcium 7.0mg %1

Zinc 0.1mg %1

Selenium 0.4µg %1

Phosphorus 11.0mg %1

Iron 0.2mg %1

Manganese 0.0mg %2

Magnesium 10.0mg %2

Potassium 112.0mg %3

Copper 0.0mg %5

Amino Acids in watermelon

Leucine 0.0g %1

Cystine 0.0g %1

Methionine 0.0g %1

Histidine 0.0g %1

Valine 0.0g %1

Isoleucine 0.0g %1

Tyrosine 0.0g %1

Phenylalanine 0.0g %2

Tryptophan 0.0g %2

Threonine 0.0g %2

Lysine 0.1g %3

Fatty Acids in watermelon

DHA 0.00g %0

EPA 0.00g %0

DPA 0.00g %0

Omega-3 0.00g %0

"~" 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 watermelon is 0.0/100 which makes it a low 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.

Watermelon has an incomplete source of protein.

amino acid mg/kg of BW mg/g of protein
Leucine 59 18
Histidine 15 6
Valine 39 16
Isoleucine 30 19
Tryptophan 6 7
Threonine 23 27
Lysine 45 62
Met+Cys 22 8
Phe+Tyr 30 27

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 watermelon is 1.1 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 watermelon is 0.3 which makes it a low energy density food.

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How nutritious is this food?

Micronutrients in watermelon as % of Recommended Daily Intake per serving.

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Nutrient Density Score for watermelon is 18/100 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 watermelon

Nutrient Ratio Value Ideal Ratio
Omega6:Omega3 N/A <4
Zinc:Copper 2.38 <12
Potassium:Sodium 112.00 >2
Caclcium:Magnesium 0.70 <2
Iron:Copper 4.76 <15
Calcium:Phosphorus 0.64 >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 57%

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This food is insulinogenic with low insulin load.

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

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