Welcome to the nutritional potassium content in 3 different types of avocado, ranging from 507 mg to 351 mg per 100g. The basic type of avocado is Avocados, raw, Florida which in 100g contains 351 mg of potassium.
The total recommended daily allowance or RDA for potassium is 4700 mg. For the 100g serving of Avocados, raw, Florida, the RDA potassium percentage is 7 %. Our proprietary nutritional density score gives a nutritional value out of 100 based on 9 different vitamins, minerals and macro nutrients. Avocados, raw, Florida has a nutritional value score of 17 out of 100.Comparing the potassium content and the nutritional density in 100g for Avocados, raw, Florida; We class this as a medium to low potassium 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 potassium related nutrients are Calories, Sodium, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. For this serving in your diet, the amount of Calories is 120 kcal (6% RDA), the amount of Sodium is 2 mg, the amount of Protein is 2.23 g (4% RDA), the amount of Fat is 10.06 g (15% RDA) and the amount of Carbohydrate is 7.82 g (6% RDA). The nutritional content and facts for 100g, which includes Calories, Sodium, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate is shown in the bar chart below as percentages of the recommended daily allowance along with the potassium content in avocado.
Comparing potassium in avocado vs a bananaThe amount of potassium in a banana is 358 mg per 100g.As potassium percentage of the RDA this is 8 %. Comparing with Avocados, raw, Florida, in 100g contains 351 mg of potassium. As a percentage of the RDA this is 7 %. Therefore, a banana has 7 mg more potassium than Avocados, raw, Florida. In terms of potassium percentage this is 2 % more potassium. A banana has an overall nutritional value score of 16 out of 100, whereas Avocados, raw, Florida has a nutritional value score of 17 out of 100.
Amount of potassium per 100 Calories100 calories of avocados, raw, Florida is a serving size of 0.83 g, and the amount of Potassium is 292.5 mg. Other important and related nutrients and macronutrients such as Protein, in 100 Calories are as follows; Sodium 1.67 mg , Protein 1.86 g , Fat 8.38 g , Carbohydrate 6.52 g .
Content per Typical Serving Size 1 cup, pureed (or 230 g)For the food Avocados, raw, Florida the typical serving size is 1 cup, pureed (or 230 g) which contains 807.3 mg of Potassium. The potassium percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 17 %.
To give 100% of the RDA, 5.9 servings of the typical serving size 1 cup, pureed (or 230 g) give the complete RDA. In terms of the gram weight and total content for this serving the Calories content is 276 kcal, the Sodium content is 4.6 mg, the Protein content is 5.13 g, the Fat content is 23.14 g and the Carbohydrate content is 17.99 g. This data is shown in the graph below for the typical serving of potassium and the related and important nutritional values.
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, pureed or 230 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 17.2 (kcal).The number of calories from Fat is 193.7 (kcal).The total calories from carbohydrate is 64.8 (kcal).
This list of 3 types of avocado, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from Avocados, raw, California through to Avocados, raw, Florida where all food items are ranked by the content or amount per 100g. The nutritional potassium 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 potassium in avocado.
Milligrams of potassium in avocado (per 100g)
The list below gives the total potassium content in the 3 items from the general description 'avocado' each of which show the potassium amount as well as Calories, Sodium, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. The top 3 food items are shown in the graph below, to give 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.
The recommended daily allowance for potassium is actually an adequate intake. The RDA for all of the nutrition data listed on this page is for 4.7g per day which is for males and females between the ages of 14 and 70+. For children between the ages of 1-3 years it is 3.0g, for children between the ages of 4-8 years it is 3.8g, and for children between the ages of 9-13 years it is 4.5g. For women during lactation between the ages of 19-50 years the level is slightly higher at 5.1g.
The level of potassium 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 3 items. The highest amount of potassium from the 3 raw items is in Avocados, raw, California where the content is 507 mg per 100g.
Average Content for avocadoThe average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of potassium contained in 100g of avocado, based on the list below of 3 different items under the general description of avocado, is 447.67 mg of potassium. This average value corresponds to 9.52 % 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 149.00 kcal, the average amount of Sodium is 5.67 mg, the average amount of Protein is 2.06 g, the average amount of Fat is 13.38 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is g.
Median AmountThe median value of Potassium is found in Avocados, raw, all commercial varieties which in 100g contains 485 mg of Potassium. This corresponds to 10 % of the recommended daily allowance. For this serving the amount of Calories is 160 kcal, the amount of Sodium is 7 mg, the amount of Protein is 2 g, the amount of Fat is 14.66 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 8.53 g.
Highest potassium Content per 100g
Using the list below for the 3 different avocado nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of potassium is found in Avocados, raw, California which contains 507 mg of potassium per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is 11 %. For this 100g serving the Calories content is 167 kcal, the Sodium content is 8 mg, the Protein content is 1.96 g, the Fat content is 15.41 g, the Carbohydrate content is 8.64 g.
The lowest amount of potassium is in Avocados, raw, Florida which in 100g contains 351 mg of potassium. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance 7 % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Calories is 120 kcal, the amount of Sodium is 2 mg, the amount of Protein is 2.23 g, the amount of Fat is 10.06 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 7.82 g.
The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a potassium range of 156 mg per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 47 kcal for Calories, 6 mg for Sodium, 0.27 g for Protein, 5.35 g for Fat, 0 g for Carbohydrate.
Highest Amount of potassium per Serving
Please remember that the above gives an accurate value in 100g for high potassium foods in your diet. For example 100g of Avocados, raw, Florida contains 351 mg of potassium. 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 potassium nutritional content.
The food with the highest potassium content per typical serving is Avocados, raw, California which contains 1166.1 mg in 1 cup, pureed (or 230 g). The percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 25 %. For this serving the Calories content is 384.1 kcal, the Sodium content is 18.4 mg, the Protein content is 4.51 g, the Fat content is 35.44 g and the Carbohydrate content is 19.87 g.
Nutritional Information SummaryFrom the list below you can find a full nutrition facts breakdown for all foods containing potassium 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 with potassium.