Welcome to the nutritional magnesium content in 2 different types of dates, ranging from 54 mg to 43 mg per 100g. The basic type of dates is Dates, medjool which in 100g contains 54 mg of magnesium.

The total recommended daily allowance or RDA for magnesium is 400 mg. For the 100g serving of Dates, medjool, the RDA magnesium percentage is 14 %. Our proprietary nutritional density score gives a nutritional value out of 100 based on 9 different vitamins, minerals and macro nutrients. Dates, medjool has a nutritional value score of 14 out of 100.Comparing the magnesium content and the nutritional density in 100g for Dates, medjool; We class this as a medium to low magnesium content item.In terms of overall nutritional value we class this as an item with a medium nutritional density value.

This food profile is part of our list of food and drinks under the general group Fruits and Fruit Juices.Other important and magnesium related nutrients are Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. For this serving in your diet, the amount of Calories is 277 kcal (14% RDA), the amount of Protein is 1.81 g (3% RDA), the amount of Fat is 0.15 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 74.97 g (58% RDA). The nutritional content and facts for 100g, which includes Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate is shown in the bar chart below as percentages of the recommended daily allowance along with the magnesium content in dates.

magnesium and nutrition facts in dates per 100g

Comparing magnesium in dates vs spinach

The amount of magnesium in spinach is 79 mg per 100g.As magnesium percentage of the RDA this is 20 %. Comparing with Dates, medjool, in 100g contains 54 mg of magnesium. As a percentage of the RDA this is 14 %. Therefore, spinach has 25 mg more magnesium than Dates, medjool. In terms of magnesium percentage this is 46 % more magnesium. Spinach has an overall nutritional value score of 68 out of 100, whereas Dates, medjool has a nutritional value score of 14 out of 100.

Amount of magnesium per 100 Calories

100 calories of dates, medjool is a serving size of 0.36 g, and the amount of Magnesium is 19.49 mg. Other important and related nutrients and macronutrients such as Fat, in 100 Calories are as follows; Protein 0.65 g , Fat 0.05 g , Carbohydrate 27.06 g .

Content per Typical Serving Size 1 date, pitted (or 24 g)

For the food Dates, medjool the typical serving size is 1 date, pitted (or 24 g) which contains 12.96 mg of Magnesium. The magnesium percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 3 %.

To give 100% of the RDA, 33.3 servings of the typical serving size 1 date, pitted (or 24 g) give the complete RDA. In terms of the gram weight and total content for this serving the Calories content is 66.48 kcal, the Protein content is 0.43 g, the Fat content is 0.04 g and the Carbohydrate content is 17.99 g. This data is shown in the graph below for the typical serving of magnesium and the related and important nutritional values.magnesium and nutritional content in dates

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 date, pitted or 24 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 1.4 (kcal).The number of calories from Fat is 0.3 (kcal).The total calories from carbohydrate is 64.8 (kcal).

This list of 2 types of dates, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from Dates, medjool through to Dates, deglet noor where all food items are ranked by the content or amount per 100g. The nutritional magnesium 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 magnesium in dates.

Milligrams of magnesium in dates (per 100g)

The list below gives the total magnesium content in the 2 items from the general description 'dates' each of which show the magnesium amount as well as Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate.

Average Content for dates

The average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of magnesium contained in 100g of dates, based on the list below of 2 different items under the general description of dates, is 48.50 mg of magnesium. This average value corresponds to 12.13 % 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 279.50 kcal, the average amount of Protein is 2.13 g, the average amount of Fat is 0.27 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is g. For this serving the amount of Calories is 277 kcal, the amount of Protein is 1.81 g, the amount of Fat is 0.15 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 74.97 g.

Highest magnesium Content per 100g

Using the list below for the 2 different dates nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of magnesium is found in Dates, medjool which contains 54 mg of magnesium per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is 14 %. For this 100g serving the Calories content is 277 kcal, the Protein content is 1.81 g, the Fat content is 0.15 g, the Carbohydrate content is 74.97 g.

The lowest amount of magnesium is in Dates, deglet noor which in 100g contains 43 mg of magnesium. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance 11 % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Calories is 282 kcal, the amount of Protein is 2.45 g, the amount of Fat is 0.39 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 75.03 g.

The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a magnesium range of 11 mg per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 5 kcal for Calories, 0.64 g for Protein, 0.24 g for Fat, 0 g for Carbohydrate.

Highest Amount of magnesium per Serving

Please remember that the above gives an accurate value in 100g for high magnesium foods in your diet. For example 100g of Dates, medjool contains 54 mg of magnesium. 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 magnesium nutritional content.

The food with the highest magnesium content per typical serving is Dates, deglet noor which contains 63.21 mg in 1 cup, chopped (or 147 g). The percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 16 %. For this serving the Calories content is 414.54 kcal, the Protein content is 3.6 g, the Fat content is 0.57 g and the Carbohydrate content is 110.29 g.

Nutritional Information Summary

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


Dates List, magnesium Content per 100g

1. Dates, medjool - Magnesium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Fruits and Fruit Juices
  Magnesium
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  54 mg (14%)277 kcal (14%)74.97 g (58%)0.15 g (0%)1.81 g (3%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 date and pitted (or 24g):
   12.96 mg (3%) 66.48 kcal (3%) 17.99 g (14%) 0.04 g (0%) 0.43 g (1%)
2. Dates, deglet noor - Magnesium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Fruits and Fruit Juices
  Magnesium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  43 mg (11%)282 kcal (14%)75.03 g (58%)0.39 g (1%)2.45 g (4%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and chopped (or 147g):
   63.21 mg (16%) 414.54 kcal (21%) 110.29 g (85%) 0.57 g (1%) 3.6 g (6%)






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