For the food Cauliflower, raw the typical serving size is 1 cup chopped (1/2" pieces) (or 107 g) which contains 319.93 mg of Potassium. The precentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 7 %. For this serving the Sodium content is 32.1 mg, the Calories content is 26.75 kcal, the Protein content is 2.05 g, the Fat content is 0.3 g and the Carbohydrate content is 5.32 g.
This list of 9 types of cauliflower, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from Cauliflower, green, raw through to Cauliflower, frozen, cooked, boiled, drained, with salt 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 cauliflower.
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 number of frozen food items is 3. The highest amount of potassium from the 3 frozen items is in Cauliflower, frozen, unprepared where the potassium content is 193 mg per 100g. The total food items which are raw is 2 items. The highest amount of potassium from the 2 raw items is in Cauliflower, green, raw where the content is 300 mg per 100g. The number of food items which are cooked are 6 items. The highest amount of potassium from the 6 cooked items is in Cauliflower, green, cooked, no salt added where the amount is 278 mg per 100g. Comparing raw and cooked cauliflower shows that cooking can change the levels of potassium by 22 mg in a 100g serving.
The list below gives the total potassium content in the 9 items from the general description 'cauliflower' each of which show the potassium amount as well as Sodium, Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. The top 9 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.
Average Content for cauliflowerThe average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of potassium contained in 100g of cauliflower, based on the list below of 9 different items under the general description of cauliflower, is 212.22 mg of potassium. This average value corresponds to 4.52 % of the recommended dietary allowance (or RDA) in your diet. The averages for the different nutrients are as follows; the average amount of Sodium is 98.67 mg, the average amount of Calories is 25.11 kcal, the average amount of Protein is 2.21 g, the average amount of Fat is 0.31 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is 4.83 g.
Median AmountThe median value of Potassium is found in Cauliflower, frozen, unprepared which in 100g contains 193 mg of Potassium. This corresponds to 4 % of the recommended daily allowance. For this serving the amount of Sodium is 24 mg, the amount of Calories is 24 kcal, the amount of Protein is 2.01 g, the amount of Fat is 0.27 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 4.68 g.
Highest potassium Content per 100g
Using the list below for the 9 different cauliflower nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of potassium is found in Cauliflower, green, raw which contains 300 mg of potassium per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is 6 %. For this 100g serving the Sodium content is 23 mg, the Calories content is 31 kcal, the Protein content is 2.95 g, the Fat content is 0.3 g, the Carbohydrate content is 6.09 g.
The lowest amount of potassium is in Cauliflower, frozen, cooked, boiled, drained, with salt which in 100g contains 139 mg of potassium. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance 3 % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Sodium is 254 mg, the amount of Calories is 17 kcal, the amount of Protein is 1.61 g, the amount of Fat is 0.22 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 3.16 g.
The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a potassium range of 161 mg per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 231 mg for Sodium, 14 kcal for Calories, 1.34 g for Protein, 0.08 g for Fat, 2.93 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 Cauliflower, raw contains 299 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 Cauliflower, frozen, unprepared which contains 548.12 mg in 1 package (10 oz) (or 284 g). The precentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 12 %. For this serving the Sodium content is 68.16 mg, the Calories content is 68.16 kcal, the Protein content is 5.71 g, the Fat content is 0.77 g and the Carbohydrate content is 13.29 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 high content of potassium in foods.