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Chicken meat


Description

Chicken meat is a food in the "Meat" category and it is high in proteins. It is a food with a low energy density: 100g provide about 5% of the recommended daily energy intake. Chicken meat as a high content of , which is why its daily consumption should be limited. Chicken meat is rich in minerals and vitamins. The most present mineral is potassium and in 100g it contains enough selenium to provide 30% of the daily requirement. The most common vitamin is niacin and in 100g it contains enough niacin to provide 49% of the daily requirement.

Glycemic Index: 0/100 (low)

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Nutrition Facts (100g)

RDA
Energy 111 kcal
464 kJ
6%
Water 74.9 g
75 ml
4%
Protein 20.3 g 41%
Fat 2.7 g 3%

Minerals

Calcium (Ca) 10 mg 1%
Iron (Fe) 1 mg 6%
Magnesium (Mg) 23 mg 5%
Phosphorus (P) 198 mg 16%
Potassium (K) 238 mg 5%
Sodium (Na) 75 mg 3%
Zinc (Zn) 1.19 mg 11%
Copper (Cu) 0.05 mg 6%
Manganese (Mn) 0.018 mg 1%
Selenium (Se) 0.0169 mg 31%

Vitamins

Thiamin (B1) 0.069 mg 6%
Riboflavin (B2) 0.134 mg 10%
Niacin (B3) 7.88 mg 49%
Pantothenic acid (B5) 1.03 mg 21%
Pyridoxine (B6) 0.42 mg 25%
Folate (B9) 0.007 mg 2%

Amino acids

Arginine 1.23 g
Histidine 0.631 g 90%
Lysine 1.73 g 82%
Aspartic acid 1.81 g
Glutamic acid 3.04 g
Serine 0.7 g
Threonine 0.859 g 82%
Cysteine 0.26 g
Glycine 0.998 g
Proline 0.836 g
Alanine 1.11 g
Isoleucine 1.07 g 76%
Leucine 1.53 g 56%
Methionine 0.563 g 54%
Phenylalanine 0.807 g 46%
Tryptophan 0.237 g 85%
Tyrosine 0.686 g
Valine 1.01 g 55%

Data analysis

Macronutrients relative proportion

This graph shows the relative percentage of each macronutrient in relation to the one most present. Chicken meat is high in proteins.

Carbohydrates: 0%
Fats: 11.7%
Proteins: 88.3%

Vitamins relative proportion

This graph shows the percentage of each vitamin in relation to the one most present. The most abundant vitamin is Niacin. Niacin is a water soluble vitamin. This means that it is easily absorbed by the body and any excess is removed. Niacin (B3) helps maintain healthy skin and nerves and it helps lower cholesterol levels.

This graph shows the amount of each vitamin (green area) in relation to the recommended daily intake (gray line).

Minerals relative proportion

This graph shows the percentage of each mineral in relation to the one most present. The most abundant mineral is Potassium. Potassium is labeled as macromineral because the body needs it in high amount. Potassium (K) helps the body keep proper fluid balance, nerve transmission, and muscle contraction.

This graph shows the amount of each mineral (green area) in relation to the recommended daily intake (gray line).

Essential amino acids relative proportion

This graph shows the percentage of each essential amino acid in relation to the one most present. The most abundant aminoacid is Glutamic Acid.

This graph shows the amount of each essential amino acid (green area) in relation to the recommended daily intake (gray line).

Food
Fruit Vegetables Meat Dairy Eggs Bread Superfood Legumes Cereals Nuts and Seeds Seafood Other Spices and Herbs
Macronutrients Carbohydrate Fat Protein Water Fiber
Vitamins Thiamin (B1) Riboflavin (B2) Niacin (B3) Pantothenic Acid (B5) Pyridoxine (B6) Folate (B9) Cobalamine (B12) Ascorbic Acid (C) Vitamin A Vitamin K Vitamin E Vitamin D
Minerals Calcium (Ca) Iron (Fe) Magnesium (Mg) Phosphorus (P) Potassium (K) Sodium (Na) Zinc (Zn) Copper (Cu) Manganese (Mn) Iodine (I) Selenium (Se) Fluoride (F)
Amino acids Arginine Histidine Lysine Aspartic Acid Glutamic Acid Serine Threonine Asparagine Glutamine Cysteine Selenocysteine Glycine Proline Alanine Isoleucine Leucine Methionine Phenylalanine Tryptophan Tyrosine Valine