iron in cheerios information and values per serving and 100g

Welcome to the nutritional iron content in 11 different types of cheerios, ranging from 33.17 mg to 15 mg per 100g. The basic type of cheerios is Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS, where the amount of iron in 100g is 33.17 mg. For the 100g serving of Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS, the RDA iron percentage is 237 %. This is based on the levels for the recommended daily allowance or RDA for a mature adult for iron which is 14 mg.

Top five cheerios products high in iron

Below is a summary list for the top five cheerios items ranked by the amount or level of iron in 100g. At the bottom of the page is the full list for the 11 different types of cheerios based on the content in different servings in grams and oz (and other serving sizes).

1. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS : 33.17mg (237%RDA)
2. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, Multi-Grain Cheerios : 28.1mg (201%RDA)
3. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, Fruity CHEERIOS : 16.7mg (119%RDA)
4. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS, Chocolate : 16.7mg (119%RDA)
5. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, Oat Cluster CHEERIOS Crunch : 16.7mg (119%RDA)

Following on from the five top cheerios items or products containing iron we have a more comprehensive break down of Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS, and the highest item containing iron which is Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS. Furthermore we provide 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 cheerios. Our aim is to provide a comprehensive analysis of the iron content in cheerios.

Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS - Nutritional Content and Chart

The full nutrition content, RDA percentages and levels for Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS should be considered along with the iron content. This food profile is part of our list of food and drinks under the general group Breakfast Cereals.Other important and iron related nutrients are Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. For this 100g serving in your diet, the amount of Calories is 371 kcal (19% RDA), the amount of Protein is 12.09 g (22% RDA), the amount of Fat is 6.73 g (10% RDA) and the amount of Carbohydrate is 73.23 g (56% 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 iron levels in cheerios.

iron and nutrition facts in cheerios per 100g

Our proprietary nutritional density score gives a nutritional value out of 100 based on 9 different vitamins, minerals and macro nutrients. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS has a nutritional value score of 18 out of 100.Comparing the iron content and the nutritional density in 100g for Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS; We class this as a high iron content item.In terms of overall nutritional value we class this as an item with a medium nutritional density value.

Comparing iron in cheerios vs spinach

The amount of iron in spinach is 2.7 mg per 100g.As iron percentage of the RDA this is 19 %. Comparing with Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS, in 100g contains 33.17 mg of iron. As a percentage of the RDA this is 237 %. Therefore, Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS has 30.47 mg more iron than spinach. In terms of iron percentage this is 1129 % more iron. Spinach has an overall nutritional value score of 68 out of 100, whereas Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS has a nutritional value score of 18 out of 100.Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS also has the highest amount of iron for the 11 different cheerios items.

Amount of iron per 100 Calories

100 calories of cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS is a serving size of 0.27 g, and the amount of Iron is 8.94 mg (63.88% RDA). Other important and related nutrients and macronutrients such as Fat, in 100 Calories are as follows; Protein 3.26 g (5.93% RDA), Fat 1.81 g (2.7% RDA), Carbohydrate 19.74 g (15.09% RDA). This is shown in the iron RDA percentage chart below, based on 100 Calories, along with the other important nutrients and macro nutrients. iron and nutrition facts in cheerios per 100 calories

Content per Typical Serving Size 1 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 28 g)

For the food Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS the typical serving size is 1 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 28 g) which contains 9.29 mg of Iron. The iron percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 66 %.

To give 100% of the RDA, 1.5 servings of the typical serving size 1 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 28 g) give the complete RDA. In terms of the gram weight and total content for this serving the Calories content is 103.88 kcal, the Protein content is 3.39 g, the Fat content is 1.88 g and the Carbohydrate content is 20.5 g. The percentages are shown below in the iron chart, for the typical serving of iron and the related and important nutritional values.iron and nutritional content in cheerios

Macronutrients in Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS


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 cup (1 NLEA serving) or 28 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 13.6 (kcal).The number of calories from Fat is 16.9 (kcal).The total calories from carbohydrate is 82.0 (kcal).iron, calories and nutritional content in cheerios

Milligrams of iron in cheerios (per 100g)

This list of 11 types of cheerios, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS through to Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS, Yogurt Burst, strawberry where all food items are ranked by the content or amount per 100g. The nutritional iron 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 iron in cheerios.

The list below gives the total iron content in the 11 items from the general description 'cheerios' each of which show the iron amount as well as Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. Below, is the top 11 food items shown in the iron 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.

cheerios iron per 100g

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

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

Average Content for cheerios

The average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of iron contained in 100g of cheerios, based on the list below of 11 different items under the general description of cheerios, is 18.82 mg of iron. This average value corresponds to 134.43 % 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 379.00 kcal, the average amount of Protein is 7.71 g, the average amount of Fat is 4.86 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is g.

Median Amount

The median value of Iron is found in Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, Berry Burst CHEERIOS, Triple Berry which in 100g contains 16.7 mg of Iron. This corresponds to 119 % of the recommended daily allowance. For this serving the amount of Calories is 378 kcal, the amount of Protein is 8.8 g, the amount of Fat is 4.5 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 80.5 g.

Highest iron Content per 100g

Using the list below for the 11 different cheerios nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of iron is found in Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS which contains 33.17 mg of iron per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is 237 %. For this 100g serving the Calories content is 371 kcal, the Protein content is 12.09 g, the Fat content is 6.73 g, the Carbohydrate content is 73.23 g. chart to show highest iron in cheerios per 100g

The lowest amount of iron is in Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS, Yogurt Burst, strawberry which in 100g contains 15 mg of iron. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance 107 % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Calories is 400 kcal, the amount of Protein is 6.67 g, the amount of Fat is 5.23 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 81.75 g.

The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a iron range of 18.17 mg per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 29 kcal for Calories, 5.42 g for Protein, 1.5 g for Fat, 0 g for Carbohydrate.

Highest Amount of iron per Serving

Please remember that the above gives an accurate value in 100g for high iron foods in your diet. For example 100g of Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS contains 33.17 mg of iron. 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 iron nutritional content.

The food with the highest iron content per typical serving is Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS which contains 9.29 mg in 1 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 28 g). The percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 66 %. For this serving the Calories content is 103.88 kcal, the Protein content is 3.39 g, the Fat content is 1.88 g and the Carbohydrate content is 20.5 g.

Nutritional Information Summary

From the list below you can find a full nutrition facts breakdown for all foods containing iron 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 iron rich foods.


Cheerios List, iron Content per 100g

1. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS - Iron
  Nutritional Value : 18 / 100     food group - Breakfast Cereals
  Iron
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  33.17 mg (237%)371 kcal (19%)73.23 g (56%)6.73 g (10%)12.09 g (22%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 28g):
   9.29 mg (66%) 103.88 kcal (5%) 20.5 g (16%) 1.88 g (3%) 3.39 g (6%)
2. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, Multi-Grain Cheerios - Iron
  Nutritional Value : 17 / 100     food group - Breakfast Cereals
  Iron Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  28.1 mg (201%)365 kcal (18%)82.5 g (63%)3.5 g (5%)7.9 g (14%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 29g):
   8.15 mg (58%) 105.85 kcal (5%) 23.93 g (18%) 1.02 g (2%) 2.29 g (4%)
3. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, Fruity CHEERIOS - Iron
  Nutritional Value : 18 / 100     food group - Breakfast Cereals
  Iron Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  16.7 mg (119%)383 kcal (19%)84.2 g (65%)5.2 g (8%)5.2 g (9%)
  Typical Serving size of .75 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 27g):
   4.51 mg (32%) 103.41 kcal (5%) 22.73 g (17%) 1.4 g (2%) 1.4 g (3%)
4. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS, Chocolate - Iron
  Nutritional Value : 17 / 100     food group - Breakfast Cereals
  Iron Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  16.7 mg (119%)379 kcal (19%)83.4 g (64%)5.1 g (8%)5.7 g (10%)
  Typical Serving size of .75 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 27g):
   4.51 mg (32%) 102.33 kcal (5%) 22.52 g (17%) 1.38 g (2%) 1.54 g (3%)
5. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, Oat Cluster CHEERIOS Crunch - Iron
  Nutritional Value : 16 / 100     food group - Breakfast Cereals
  Iron Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  16.7 mg (119%)378 kcal (19%)80.7 g (62%)4.6 g (7%)8.5 g (15%)
  Typical Serving size of .75 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 27g):
   4.51 mg (32%) 102.06 kcal (5%) 21.79 g (17%) 1.24 g (2%) 2.3 g (4%)
6. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, Berry Burst CHEERIOS, Triple Berry - Iron
  Nutritional Value : 17 / 100     food group - Breakfast Cereals
  Iron Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  16.7 mg (119%)378 kcal (19%)80.5 g (62%)4.5 g (7%)8.8 g (16%)
  Typical Serving size of .75 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 27g):
   4.51 mg (32%) 102.06 kcal (5%) 21.74 g (17%) 1.22 g (2%) 2.38 g (4%)
7. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, FROSTED CHEERIOS - Iron
  Nutritional Value : 17 / 100     food group - Breakfast Cereals
  Iron Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  16.7 mg (119%)378 kcal (19%)81.7 g (63%)4.2 g (6%)8.1 g (14%)
  Typical Serving size of .75 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 28g):
   4.68 mg (33%) 105.84 kcal (5%) 22.88 g (18%) 1.18 g (2%) 2.27 g (4%)
8. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, CHEERIOS, Banana Nut - Iron
  Nutritional Value : 17 / 100     food group - Breakfast Cereals
  Iron Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  16.1 mg (115%)374 kcal (19%)84.6 g (65%)4 g (6%)5.5 g (10%)
  Typical Serving size of .75 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 28g):
   4.51 mg (32%) 104.72 kcal (5%) 23.69 g (18%) 1.12 g (2%) 1.54 g (3%)
9. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, HONEY NUT CHEERIOS - Iron
  Nutritional Value : 17 / 100     food group - Breakfast Cereals
  Iron Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  16.1 mg (115%)376 kcal (19%)79.9 g (61%)4.7 g (7%)8.8 g (16%)
  Typical Serving size of .75 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 28g):
   4.51 mg (32%) 105.28 kcal (5%) 22.37 g (17%) 1.32 g (2%) 2.46 g (4%)
10. Cereals ready-to-eat, GENERAL MILLS, APPLE CINNAMON CHEERIOS - Iron
  Nutritional Value : 17 / 100     food group - Breakfast Cereals
  Iron Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  15 mg (107%)387 kcal (19%)81.3 g (63%)5.7 g (9%)7.6 g (14%)
  Typical Serving size of .75 cup (1 NLEA serving) (or 30g):
   4.5 mg (32%) 116.1 kcal (6%) 24.39 g (19%) 1.71 g (3%) 2.28 g (4%)






iron and Nutritional Values - Top 221 Foods

Vegetables

leeks, turnip greens, swiss chard, mustard greens, yams, fennel, artichokes, broccoli, cauliflower, kale, green beans, brussel sprouts, cabbage, sweet potato, a potato, carrots, lettuce, iceberg lettuce, spinach, shiitake mushrooms, celery, salad, mushrooms, potatoes, baked potato, onions, asparagus, pumpkin, radishes, taro, turnips, okra, rhubarb, sweet corn, cowpeas, seaweed, broadbeans

Fruits

a banana, an apple, an orange, a peach, apricots, butternut squash, lemon, grapes, watermelon, strawberries, green grapes, kiwi, blueberries, zucchini, figs, honeydew, eggplant, dates, olives, a pear, coconut, cranberries, pomegranate, a mango, pineapple, cherries, cantaloupe, grapefruit, tangerine, nectarines, raisins, plums, tomatoes, chili peppers, chilis, peppers, avocado, cucumber, summer squash, winter squash, papaya, prunes, fruit salad, persimmons

Seafood

salmon, cod, sardines, shrimp, tuna, fish, tuna salad, halibut, sea bass, scallops, crab, lobster, oysters, herring, haddock, halibut, mackerel, pike, pollock, trout

Drinks

coffee, apple juice, cranberry juice, red wine, skim milk, white wine, wine, milk, beer, alcohol, coke, soy milk, whole milk, prune juice, tea, a shake, coconut milk, orange juice, energy drinks, soft drinks, grapefruit juice, lemon juice, lemonade

Nuts and Seeds

chia seeds, sunflower seeds, pecans, pumpkin seeds, hazelnuts, nuts, almonds, sesame seeds, walnuts, cashews, peanuts, chestnuts, coconut meat, ginkgo nuts, mixed nuts, macadamia nuts

Beans and Lentils

soybeans, pinto beans, kidney beans, lentils, black beans, lima beans, navy beans, beets, beans, garbanzo beans, baked beans

Meat

beef, steak, deer, bacon, chicken, fried chicken, turkey, turkey breast, chicken breast, meatloaf, ham, lamb, sausages, chicken light meat, chicken dark meat, chicken leg, fried chicken, roasted chicken, chicken thigh, chicken wings, duck, goose, pheasant, quail, pigeon, turkey light meat, turkey dark meat, turkey breast, turkey leg, turkey wing, emu, ostrich, frankfurter, pate, pork sausage, salami, bratwurst, pork loin, ground pork, lamb shank, veal, bison, beef liver, beef ribs

Fast Foods

french fries, pizza, a slice of pizza, hot dog, hamburger, a cheeseburger, a big mac

Dairy and Cheese

ricotta, yogurt, cottage cheese, an egg, egg whites, goats cheese, cheddar, cheddar cheese, cheese, hard boiled egg, feta cheese, mozzarella, low fat yogurt

Bread, Rice, Grains and Pasta

rye, millet, flaxseed, barley, buckwheat, whole wheat bread, a bagel, white bread, bread, quinoa, corn, spaghetti, rice, pasta, brown rice, white rice, cooked egg, mexican cheese, fruit yogurt

Spreads, Sauces and Herbs

hummus, mayonnaise, butter, peanut butter, soy sauce, thyme, basil, rosemary, pepper, coriander, dill, parsley, spices, chili sauce

Sweets, Desserts and Snacks

popcorn, chips, nachos, a granola bar, saltine crackers, cheesecake, jello, ice cream, doughnuts, chocolate, puddings, frozen yogurt, a snickers bar, croissants, danish pastry, english muffins, blueberry muffins, pie, pop tarts, coffeecake, crackers, potato chips, rice cakes, tortilla chips, fudge, puddings, syrups, dark chocolate, sundae, pretzels, pop tarts

Breakfast Cereal

granola, cheerios, oatmeal, kelloggs cereals, general mills cereals

Miscellaneous

spirulina, honey, sugar, brown sugar, tofu, olive oil, garlic, tempeh, oats, salad dressing, tomato soup, mushroom soup, chicken soup, vegetable soup, infant formula, cooking oil, shortening, fish oil, soybean oil, soy protein, gravy, raisins, currants, balsam pear, succotash, macaroni, egg noodles, japanese noodles, macaroni and cheese, burrito