Welcome to the nutritional potassium content in 3 different types of rhubarb, ranging from 288 mg to 96 mg per 100g. The basic type of rhubarb is Rhubarb, raw, where the amount of potassium in 100g is 288 mg. For the 100g serving of Rhubarb, raw, the RDA potassium percentage is 6 %. This is based on the levels for the recommended daily allowance or RDA for a mature adult for potassium which is 4700 mg.

Rhubarb, raw - Nutritional Content and Chart

The full nutrition content, RDA percentages and levels for Rhubarb, raw should be considered along with the potassium content. 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 100g serving in your diet, the amount of Calories is 21 kcal (1% RDA), the amount of Sodium is 4 mg, the amount of Protein is 0.9 g (2% RDA), the amount of Fat is 0.2 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 4.54 g (3% RDA). The nutritional content and facts for 100g, which includes Calories, Sodium, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate is shown in the RDA chart below as percentages of the recommended daily allowance along with the potassium levels in rhubarb.

potassium and nutrition facts in rhubarb per 100g

Our proprietary nutritional density score gives a nutritional value out of 100 based on 9 different vitamins, minerals and macro nutrients. Rhubarb, raw has a nutritional value score of 25 out of 100.Comparing the potassium content and the nutritional density in 100g for Rhubarb, raw; 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 high nutritional density value.

Comparing potassium in rhubarb vs a banana

The amount of potassium in a banana is 358 mg per 100g.As potassium percentage of the RDA this is 8 %. Comparing with Rhubarb, raw, in 100g contains 288 mg of potassium. As a percentage of the RDA this is 6 %. Therefore, a banana has 70 mg more potassium than Rhubarb, raw. In terms of potassium percentage this is 24 % more potassium. A banana has an overall nutritional value score of 16 out of 100, whereas Rhubarb, raw has a nutritional value score of 25 out of 100.Rhubarb, raw also has the highest amount of potassium for the 3 different rhubarb items.

Amount of potassium per 100 Calories

100 calories of rhubarb, raw is a serving size of 4.76 g, and the amount of Potassium is 1371.43 mg (28.57% RDA). Other important and related nutrients and macronutrients such as Protein, in 100 Calories are as follows; Sodium 19.05 mg (0% RDA), Protein 4.29 g (9.52% RDA), Fat 0.95 g (0% RDA), Carbohydrate 21.62 g (14.29% RDA). This is shown in the potassium RDA percentage chart below, based on 100 Calories, along with the other important nutrients and macro nutrients. potassium and nutrition facts in rhubarb per 100 calories

Content per Typical Serving Size 1 cup, diced (or 122 g)

For the food Rhubarb, raw the typical serving size is 1 cup, diced (or 122 g) which contains 351.36 mg of Potassium. The potassium percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 7 %.

To give 100% of the RDA, 14.3 servings of the typical serving size 1 cup, diced (or 122 g) give the complete RDA. In terms of the gram weight and total content for this serving the Calories content is 25.62 kcal, the Sodium content is 4.88 mg, the Protein content is 1.1 g, the Fat content is 0.24 g and the Carbohydrate content is 5.54 g. The percentages are shown below in the potassium chart, for the typical serving of potassium and the related and important nutritional values.potassium and nutritional content in rhubarb

Macronutrients in Rhubarb, 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 cup, diced or 122 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 3.7 (kcal).The number of calories from Fat is 2.0 (kcal).The total calories from carbohydrate is 19.9 (kcal).potassium, calories and nutritional content in rhubarb

Milligrams of potassium in rhubarb (per 100g)

This list of 3 types of rhubarb, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from Rhubarb, raw through to Rhubarb, frozen, cooked, with sugar 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 rhubarb.

The list below gives the total potassium content in the 3 items from the general description 'rhubarb' each of which show the potassium amount as well as Calories, Sodium, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. Below, is the top 3 food items shown in the potassium 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.

rhubarb potassium per 100g

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

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

RDA for potassium

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.

Effect of Preparation and Storage on potassium

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 2. The highest amount of potassium from the 2 frozen items is in Rhubarb, frozen, uncooked where the potassium content is 108 mg per 100g. The total food items which are raw is 1 item. The highest amount of potassium from the 1 raw items is in Rhubarb, raw where the content is 288 mg per 100g. The number of food items which are cooked is 1 item. The highest amount of potassium from the 1 cooked items is in Rhubarb, frozen, cooked, with sugar where the amount is 96 mg per 100g. Comparing raw and cooked rhubarb shows that cooking can change the levels of potassium by 192 mg in a 100g serving.

Average Content for rhubarb

The average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of potassium contained in 100g of rhubarb, based on the list below of 3 different items under the general description of rhubarb, is 164.00 mg of potassium. This average value corresponds to 3.49 % 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 52.67 kcal, the average amount of Sodium is 2.33 mg, the average amount of Protein is 0.61 g, the average amount of Fat is 0.12 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is g.

Median Amount

The median value of Potassium is found in Rhubarb, frozen, uncooked which in 100g contains 108 mg of Potassium. This corresponds to 2 % of the recommended daily allowance. For this serving the amount of Calories is 21 kcal, the amount of Sodium is 2 mg, the amount of Protein is 0.55 g, the amount of Fat is 0.11 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 5.1 g.

Highest potassium Content per 100g

Using the list below for the 3 different rhubarb nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of potassium is found in Rhubarb, raw which contains 288 mg of potassium per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is 6 %. For this 100g serving the Calories content is 21 kcal, the Sodium content is 4 mg, the Protein content is 0.9 g, the Fat content is 0.2 g, the Carbohydrate content is 4.54 g. chart to show highest potassium in rhubarb per 100g

The lowest amount of potassium is in Rhubarb, frozen, cooked, with sugar which in 100g contains 96 mg of potassium. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance 2 % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Calories is 116 kcal, the amount of Sodium is 1 mg, the amount of Protein is 0.39 g, the amount of Fat is 0.05 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 31.2 g.

The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a potassium range of 192 mg per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 95 kcal for Calories, 3 mg for Sodium, 0.51 g for Protein, 0.15 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 Rhubarb, raw contains 288 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 Rhubarb, raw which contains 351.36 mg in 1 cup, diced (or 122 g). The percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 7 %. For this serving the Calories content is 25.62 kcal, the Sodium content is 4.88 mg, the Protein content is 1.1 g, the Fat content is 0.24 g and the Carbohydrate content is 5.54 g.

Nutritional Information Summary

From 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 high in potassium.


Rhubarb List, potassium Content per 100g

1. Rhubarb, raw - Potassium
  Nutritional Value : 25 / 100     food group - Fruits and Fruit Juices
  Potassium
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Sodium
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  288 mg (6%)21 kcal (1%)4 mg (0%)4.54 g (3%)0.2 g (0%)0.9 g (2%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and diced (or 122g):
   351.36 mg (7%) 25.62 kcal (1%) 4.88 mg (0%) 5.54 g (4%) 0.24 g (0%) 1.1 g (2%)
  Other serving sizes 1 stalk (or 51g):
  146.88 mg (3%) 10.71 kcal (1%) 2.04 mg (0%) 2.32 g (2%) 0.1 g (0%) 0.46 g (1%)
2. Rhubarb, frozen, uncooked - Potassium
  Nutritional Value : 26 / 100     food group - Fruits and Fruit Juices
  Potassium Calories Sodium Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  108 mg (2%)21 kcal (1%)2 mg (0%)5.1 g (4%)0.11 g (0%)0.55 g (1%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and diced (or 137g):
   147.96 mg (3%) 28.77 kcal (1%) 2.74 mg (0%) 6.99 g (5%) 0.15 g (0%) 0.75 g (1%)






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