calcium in cashews information and values per serving and 100g

Welcome to the nutritional calcium content in 7 different types of cashews, ranging from 45 mg to 37 mg per 100g. The basic type of cashews is Nuts, cashew nuts, raw, where the amount of calcium in 100g is 37 mg.

37 mg of calcium per 100g, from Nuts, cashew nuts, raw corresponds to 4% of the calcium RDA. For a typical serving size of 1 oz (or 28.35 g) the amount of Calcium is 10.49 mg. This corresponds to an RDA percentage of 1%.

The percentage of the recommended daily allowance (RDA) for calcium is based on a 1000 mg RDA level for a mature adult.

Top five cashews products high in calcium

Below is a summary list for the top five cashews items ranked by the amount or level of calcium in 100g.

1. Nuts, cashew nuts, dry roasted, with salt added : 45mg (5%RDA)
2. Nuts, cashew nuts, dry roasted, without salt added : 45mg (5%RDA)
3. Nuts, cashew nuts, oil roasted, without salt added : 43mg (4%RDA)
4. Nuts, cashew butter, plain, without salt added : 43mg (4%RDA)
5. Nuts, cashew nuts, oil roasted, with salt added : 43mg (4%RDA)

Following on from the five top cashews items or products containing calcium we have a more comprehensive break down of Nuts, cashew nuts, raw, and the highest item containing calcium which is Nuts, cashew nuts, dry roasted, with salt added. We also give a comparison of average values, median values and lowest values along with a comparison with other food groups and assess the effects of storage and preparation on the 7 types of cashews.

At the bottom of the page is the full list for the 7 different types of cashews based on the content in different servings in grams and oz (and other serving sizes), providing a comprehensive analysis of the calcium content in cashews.

Nuts, cashew nuts, raw - Nutritional Content and Chart

The full nutrition content, RDA percentages and levels for Nuts, cashew nuts, raw should be considered along with the calcium content. This food profile is part of our list of food and drinks under the general group Nut and Seed Products.Other important and calcium related nutrients are Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. For this 100g serving in your diet, the amount of Calories is 553 kcal (28% RDA), the amount of Protein is 18.22 g (33% RDA), the amount of Fat is 43.85 g (67% RDA) and the amount of Carbohydrate is 30.19 g (23% RDA). The nutritional content and facts for 100g, which includes Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate is shown in the RDA chart below as percentages of the recommended daily allowance along with the calcium levels in cashews.

calcium and nutrition facts in cashews per 100g

Our proprietary nutritional density score gives a nutritional value out of 100 based on 9 different vitamins, minerals and macro nutrients. Nuts, cashew nuts, raw has a nutritional value score of 15 out of 100.Comparing the calcium content and the nutritional density in 100g for Nuts, cashew nuts, raw; We class this as a medium to low calcium content item.In terms of overall nutritional value we class this as an item with a medium nutritional density value.

Comparing calcium in cashews vs milk

The amount of calcium in milk is 125 mg per 100g.As calcium percentage of the RDA this is 13 %. Comparing with Nuts, cashew nuts, raw, in 100g contains 37 mg of calcium. As a percentage of the RDA this is 4 %. Therefore, milk has 88 mg more calcium than Nuts, cashew nuts, raw. In terms of calcium percentage this is 238 % more calcium. Milk has an overall nutritional value score of 15 out of 100, whereas Nuts, cashew nuts, raw has a nutritional value score of 15 out of 100.

The highest content of calcium in the food items under the general description or type of cashews, is Nuts, cashew nuts, dry roasted, with salt added with 45 mg of calcium per 100g. Comparing milk with Nuts, cashew nuts, dry roasted, with salt added; milk has 80 mg more calcium than Nuts, cashew nuts, dry roasted, with salt added. In terms of calcium percentage this is 178 % more calcium.

Amount of calcium per 100 Calories

100 calories of nuts, cashew nuts, raw is a serving size of 0.18 g, and the amount of Calcium is 6.69 mg (0.72% RDA). Other important and related nutrients and macronutrients such as Fat, in 100 Calories are as follows; Protein 3.29 g (5.97% RDA), Fat 7.93 g (12.12% RDA), Carbohydrate 5.46 g (4.16% RDA). This is shown in the calcium RDA percentage chart below, based on 100 Calories, along with the other important nutrients and macro nutrients. calcium and nutrition facts in cashews per 100 calories

Content per Typical Serving Size 1 oz (or 28.35 g)

For the food Nuts, cashew nuts, raw the typical serving size is 1 oz (or 28.35 g) which contains 10.49 mg of Calcium. The calcium percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 1 %.

To give 100% of the RDA, 100.0 servings of the typical serving size 1 oz (or 28.35 g) give the complete RDA. In terms of the gram weight and total content for this serving the Calories content is 156.78 kcal, the Protein content is 5.17 g, the Fat content is 12.43 g and the Carbohydrate content is 8.56 g. The percentages are shown below in the calcium chart, for the typical serving of calcium and the related and important nutritional values.calcium and nutritional content in cashews

Macronutrients in Nuts, cashew nuts, raw


The amount of protein, fat and carbs from this food described above is measured in grams per 100g and grams in a typical serving size (in this case 1 oz or 28.35 g), although it is also useful to give the number of calories from protein, fat and carbohydrate which are the most important macronutrients. For this serving in your diet here are the macronutrient calories. From protein the number of calories is 17.9 (kcal).The number of calories from Fat is 104.0 (kcal).The total calories from carbohydrate is 34.8 (kcal).calcium, calories and nutritional content in cashews

Milligrams of calcium in cashews (per 100g)

This list of 7 types of cashews, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from Nuts, cashew nuts, dry roasted, with salt added through to Nuts, cashew nuts, raw where all food items are ranked by the content or amount per 100g. The nutritional calcium content can be scaled by the amount in grams, oz or typical serving sizes. Simply click on a food item or beverage from the list at the bottom of the page to give a full dietary nutritional breakdown to answer the question how much calcium in cashews.

The list below gives the total calcium content in the 7 items from the general description 'cashews' each of which show the calcium amount as well as Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. Below, is the top 7 food items shown in the calcium chart. This gives a quick and easy dietary comparison for the different items, where each item is listed at the bottom of the page with a nutritional summary.

cashews calcium per 100g

The corresponding nutritional value for cashews based on our density score out of 100 (ranked by the amount of calcium per 100g) is shown in the below nutritional density chart. cashews calcium per 100g

The corresponding Calories for cashews ranked by the amount of calcium per 100g is shown below in the cashews calories chart. cashews calcium per 100g

Effect of Preparation and Storage on calcium

The level of calcium can be affected by the method of storage for example canned or frozen and also by the method of preparation for example either raw, cooked or fried. The total food items which are raw is 1 item. The highest amount of calcium from the 1 raw items is in Nuts, cashew nuts, raw where the content is 37 mg per 100g.

Average Content for cashews

The average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of calcium contained in 100g of cashews, based on the list below of 7 different items under the general description of cashews, is 42.71 mg of calcium. This average value corresponds to 4.27 % of the recommended dietary allowance (or RDA) in your diet. The averages for the different nutrients are as follows; the average amount of Calories is 576.57 kcal, the average amount of Protein is 16.81 g, the average amount of Fat is 47.27 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is g.

Median Amount

The median value of Calcium is found in Nuts, cashew butter, plain, without salt added which in 100g contains 43 mg of Calcium. This corresponds to 4 % of the recommended daily allowance. For this serving the amount of Calories is 587 kcal, the amount of Protein is 17.56 g, the amount of Fat is 49.41 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 27.57 g.

Highest calcium Content per 100g

Using the list below for the 7 different cashews nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of calcium is found in Nuts, cashew nuts, dry roasted, with salt added which contains 45 mg of calcium per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is 5 %. For this 100g serving the Calories content is 574 kcal, the Protein content is 15.31 g, the Fat content is 46.35 g, the Carbohydrate content is 32.69 g. chart to show highest calcium in cashews per 100g

The lowest amount of calcium in 100g is in Nuts, cashew nuts, raw which contains 37 mg. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance 4 % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Calories is 553 kcal, the amount of Protein is 18.22 g, the amount of Fat is 43.85 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 30.19 g.

The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a calcium range of 8 mg per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 21 kcal for Calories, 2.91 g for Protein, 2.5 g for Fat, 0 g for Carbohydrate.

Highest Amount of calcium per Serving

Please remember that the above gives an accurate value in 100g for high calcium foods in your diet. For example 100g of Nuts, cashew nuts, raw contains 37 mg of calcium. However, there are other factors to consider when you are assessing your nutritional requirements. You should also take into account portion sizes when you are considering the calcium nutritional content.

The food with the highest calcium content per typical serving is Nuts, cashew nuts, dry roasted, without salt added which contains 61.65 mg in 1 cup, halves and whole (or 137 g). The percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 6 %. For this serving the Calories content is 786.38 kcal, the Protein content is 20.97 g, the Fat content is 63.5 g and the Carbohydrate content is 44.79 g.

Nutritional Information Summary

From the list below you can find a full nutrition facts breakdown for all foods containing calcium which can be scaled for different servings and quantities. We have also sorted our complete nutritional information and vitamin database of over 7000 foods, to give a list of foods high in calcium.


Cashews List, calcium Content per 100g

1. Nuts, cashew nuts, dry roasted, with salt added - Calcium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Nut and Seed Products
  Calcium
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  45 mg (5%)574 kcal (29%)32.69 g (25%)46.35 g (71%)15.31 g (27%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and halves and whole (or 137g):
   61.65 mg (6%) 786.38 kcal (39%) 44.79 g (34%) 63.5 g (98%) 20.97 g (37%)
  Other serving sizes 1 oz (or 28.35g):
  12.76 mg (1%) 162.73 kcal (8%) 9.27 g (7%) 13.14 g (20%) 4.34 g (8%)
2. Nuts, cashew nuts, dry roasted, without salt added - Calcium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Nut and Seed Products
  Calcium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  45 mg (5%)574 kcal (29%)32.69 g (25%)46.35 g (71%)15.31 g (27%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and halves and whole (or 137g):
   61.65 mg (6%) 786.38 kcal (39%) 44.79 g (34%) 63.5 g (98%) 20.97 g (37%)
  Other serving sizes 1 tbsp (or 8.6g):
  3.87 mg (0%) 49.36 kcal (2%) 2.81 g (2%) 3.99 g (6%) 1.32 g (2%)
  Other serving sizes 1 oz (or 28.35g):
  12.76 mg (1%) 162.73 kcal (8%) 9.27 g (7%) 13.14 g (20%) 4.34 g (8%)
3. Nuts, cashew nuts, oil roasted, without salt added - Calcium
  Nutritional Value : 15 / 100     food group - Nut and Seed Products
  Calcium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  43 mg (4%)580 kcal (29%)29.87 g (23%)47.77 g (73%)16.84 g (30%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and whole (or 129g):
   55.47 mg (6%) 748.2 kcal (37%) 38.53 g (30%) 61.62 g (95%) 21.72 g (39%)
  Other serving sizes 1 cup and halves and pieces (or 129g):
  55.47 mg (6%) 748.2 kcal (37%) 38.53 g (30%) 61.62 g (95%) 21.72 g (39%)
  Other serving sizes 1 oz (18 kernels) (or 28.35g):
  12.19 mg (1%) 164.43 kcal (8%) 8.47 g (7%) 13.54 g (21%) 4.77 g (9%)
4. Nuts, cashew butter, plain, without salt added - Calcium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Nut and Seed Products
  Calcium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  43 mg (4%)587 kcal (29%)27.57 g (21%)49.41 g (76%)17.56 g (31%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 tbsp (or 16g):
   6.88 mg (1%) 93.92 kcal (5%) 4.41 g (3%) 7.91 g (12%) 2.81 g (5%)
  Other serving sizes 1 oz (or 28.35g):
  12.19 mg (1%) 166.41 kcal (8%) 7.82 g (6%) 14.01 g (22%) 4.98 g (9%)
5. Nuts, cashew nuts, oil roasted, with salt added - Calcium
  Nutritional Value : 15 / 100     food group - Nut and Seed Products
  Calcium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  43 mg (4%)581 kcal (29%)30.16 g (23%)47.77 g (73%)16.84 g (30%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and whole (or 129g):
   55.47 mg (6%) 749.49 kcal (37%) 38.91 g (30%) 61.62 g (95%) 21.72 g (39%)
  Other serving sizes 1 cup and halves and pieces (or 129g):
  55.47 mg (6%) 749.49 kcal (37%) 38.91 g (30%) 61.62 g (95%) 21.72 g (39%)
  Other serving sizes 1 oz (18 kernels) (or 28.35g):
  12.19 mg (1%) 164.71 kcal (8%) 8.55 g (7%) 13.54 g (21%) 4.77 g (9%)
6. Nuts, cashew butter, plain, with salt added - Calcium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Nut and Seed Products
  Calcium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  43 mg (4%)587 kcal (29%)27.57 g (21%)49.41 g (76%)17.56 g (31%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 tbsp (or 16g):
   6.88 mg (1%) 93.92 kcal (5%) 4.41 g (3%) 7.91 g (12%) 2.81 g (5%)
  Other serving sizes 1 oz (or 28.35g):
  12.19 mg (1%) 166.41 kcal (8%) 7.82 g (6%) 14.01 g (22%) 4.98 g (9%)






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