Welcome to the nutritional potassium content in 3 different types of ricotta, ranging from 328 mg to 105 mg per 100g. The basic type of ricotta is Cheese, ricotta, whole milk, where the amount of potassium in 100g is 105 mg. This is 2% of the potassium RDA, from 100g of Cheese, ricotta, whole milk.

The percentage of the recommended daily allowance (RDA) for potassium is based on a 4700 mg RDA level for a mature adult.

Cheese, ricotta, whole milk - Nutritional Content and Chart

The full nutrition content, RDA percentages and levels for Cheese, ricotta, whole milk should be considered along with the potassium content. This food profile is part of our list of food and drinks under the general group Dairy and Egg Products.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 174 kcal (9% RDA), the amount of Sodium is 84 mg (5% RDA), the amount of Protein is 11.26 g (20% RDA), the amount of Fat is 12.98 g (20% RDA) and the amount of Carbohydrate is 3.04 g (2% 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 ricotta.

potassium and nutrition facts in ricotta per 100g

Our proprietary nutritional density score gives a nutritional value out of 100 based on 9 different vitamins, minerals and macro nutrients. Cheese, ricotta, whole milk has a nutritional value score of 14 out of 100.Comparing the potassium content and the nutritional density in 100g for Cheese, ricotta, whole milk; 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.

Comparing potassium in ricotta 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 Cheese, ricotta, whole milk, in 100g contains 105 mg of potassium. As a percentage of the RDA this is 2 %. Therefore, a banana has 253 mg more potassium than Cheese, ricotta, whole milk. In terms of potassium percentage this is 241 % more potassium. A banana has an overall nutritional value score of 16 out of 100, whereas Cheese, ricotta, whole milk has a nutritional value score of 14 out of 100.

The highest content of potassium in the food items under the general description or type of ricotta, is PREGO Pasta, Heart Smart- Ricotta Parmesan Italian Sauce, ready-to-serve with 328 mg of potassium per 100g. Comparing a banana with PREGO Pasta, Heart Smart- Ricotta Parmesan Italian Sauce, ready-to-serve; a banana has 30 mg more potassium than PREGO Pasta, Heart Smart- Ricotta Parmesan Italian Sauce, ready-to-serve. In terms of potassium percentage this is 9 % more potassium.

Amount of potassium per 100 Calories

100 calories of cheese, ricotta, whole milk is a serving size of 0.57 g, and the amount of Potassium is 60.34 mg (1.15% RDA). Other important and related nutrients and macronutrients such as Protein, in 100 Calories are as follows; Sodium 48.28 mg (2.87% RDA), Protein 6.47 g (11.49% RDA), Fat 7.46 g (11.49% RDA), Carbohydrate 1.75 g (1.15% 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 ricotta per 100 calories

Content per Typical Serving Size 1 cup (or 246 g)

For the food Cheese, ricotta, whole milk the typical serving size is 1 cup (or 246 g) which contains 258.3 mg of Potassium. The potassium percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 5 %.

To give 100% of the RDA, 20.0 servings of the typical serving size 1 cup (or 246 g) give the complete RDA. In terms of the gram weight and total content for this serving the Calories content is 428.04 kcal, the Sodium content is 206.64 mg, the Protein content is 27.7 g, the Fat content is 31.93 g and the Carbohydrate content is 7.48 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 ricotta

Macronutrients in Cheese, ricotta, whole milk


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 or 246 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 118.3 (kcal).The number of calories from Fat is 280.7 (kcal).The total calories from carbohydrate is 28.9 (kcal).potassium, calories and nutritional content in ricotta

Milligrams of potassium in ricotta (per 100g)

This list of 3 types of ricotta, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from PREGO Pasta, Heart Smart- Ricotta Parmesan Italian Sauce, ready-to-serve through to Cheese, ricotta, whole milk 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 ricotta.

The list below gives the total potassium content in the 3 items from the general description 'ricotta' 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.

ricotta potassium per 100g

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

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

Average Content for ricotta

The average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of potassium contained in 100g of ricotta, based on the list below of 3 different items under the general description of ricotta, is 186.00 mg of potassium. This average value corresponds to 3.96 % 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 128.00 kcal, the average amount of Sodium is 165.67 mg, the average amount of Protein is 8.35 g, the average amount of Fat is 7.63 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is g.

Median Amount

The median value of Potassium is found in Cheese, ricotta, part skim milk which in 100g contains 125 mg of Potassium. This corresponds to 3 % of the recommended daily allowance. For this serving the amount of Calories is 138 kcal, the amount of Sodium is 125 mg, the amount of Protein is 11.39 g, the amount of Fat is 7.91 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 5.14 g.

Highest potassium Content per 100g

Using the list below for the 3 different ricotta nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of potassium is found in PREGO Pasta, Heart Smart- Ricotta Parmesan Italian Sauce, ready-to-serve which contains 328 mg of potassium per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is 7 %. For this 100g serving the Calories content is 72 kcal, the Sodium content is 288 mg, the Protein content is 2.4 g, the Fat content is 2 g, the Carbohydrate content is 10.4 g. chart to show highest potassium in ricotta per 100g

The lowest amount of potassium is in Cheese, ricotta, whole milk which in 100g contains 105 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 174 kcal, the amount of Sodium is 84 mg, the amount of Protein is 11.26 g, the amount of Fat is 12.98 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 3.04 g.

The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a potassium range of 223 mg per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 102 kcal for Calories, 204 mg for Sodium, 8.86 g for Protein, 10.98 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 Cheese, ricotta, whole milk contains 105 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 PREGO Pasta, Heart Smart- Ricotta Parmesan Italian Sauce, ready-to-serve which contains 410 mg in 1 serving 1/2 cup (or 125 g). The percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 9 %. For this serving the Calories content is 90 kcal, the Sodium content is 360 mg, the Protein content is 3 g, the Fat content is 2.5 g and the Carbohydrate content is 13 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 rich in potassium.


Ricotta List, potassium Content per 100g

1. PREGO Pasta, Heart Smart- Ricotta Parmesan Italian Sauce, ready-to-serve - Potassium
  Nutritional Value : 15 / 100     food group - Soups, Sauces, and Gravies
  Potassium
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Sodium
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  328 mg (7%)72 kcal (4%)288 mg (18%)10.4 g (8%)2 g (3%)2.4 g (4%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 serving 1/2 cup (or 125g):
   410 mg (9%) 90 kcal (5%) 360 mg (23%) 13 g (10%) 2.5 g (4%) 3 g (5%)
2. Cheese, ricotta, part skim milk - Potassium
  Nutritional Value : 15 / 100     food group - Dairy and Egg Products
  Potassium Calories Sodium Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  125 mg (3%)138 kcal (7%)125 mg (8%)5.14 g (4%)7.91 g (12%)11.39 g (20%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (or 246g):
   307.5 mg (7%) 339.48 kcal (17%) 307.5 mg (19%) 12.64 g (10%) 19.46 g (30%) 28.02 g (50%)
  Other serving sizes 1 oz (or 28.35g):
  35.44 mg (1%) 39.12 kcal (2%) 35.44 mg (2%) 1.46 g (1%) 2.24 g (3%) 3.23 g (6%)
  Other serving sizes .5 cup (or 124g):
  155 mg (3%) 171.12 kcal (9%) 155 mg (10%) 6.37 g (5%) 9.81 g (15%) 14.12 g (25%)
3. Cheese, ricotta, whole milk - Potassium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Dairy and Egg Products
  Potassium Calories Sodium Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  105 mg (2%)174 kcal (9%)84 mg (5%)3.04 g (2%)12.98 g (20%)11.26 g (20%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (or 246g):
   258.3 mg (5%) 428.04 kcal (21%) 206.64 mg (13%) 7.48 g (6%) 31.93 g (49%) 27.7 g (49%)






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