protein in avocado information and values per serving and 100g

Welcome to the nutritional protein content in 3 different types of avocado, ranging from 2.23 g to 1.96 g per 100g. The basic type of avocado is Avocados, raw, Florida which in 100g contains 2.23 g of protein.

The total recommended daily allowance or RDA for protein is 50 g. For the 100g serving of Avocados, raw, Florida, the RDA protein percentage is 4 %. 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 protein content and the nutritional density in 100g for Avocados, raw, Florida; We class this as a medium to low protein 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 protein related nutrients are Calories, Fat and Carbohydrate. For this serving in your diet, the amount of Calories is 120 kcal (6% 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, Fat and Carbohydrate is shown in the bar chart below as percentages of the recommended daily allowance along with the protein content in avocado.

protein and nutrition facts in avocado per 100g

Comparing protein in avocado vs chicken breast

The amount of protein in chicken breast is 31 g per 100g.As protein percentage of the RDA this is 62 %. Comparing with Avocados, raw, Florida, in 100g contains 2.23 g of protein. As a percentage of the RDA this is 4 %. Therefore, chicken breast has 28.77 g more protein than Avocados, raw, Florida. In terms of protein percentage this is 1290 % more protein. Chicken breast has an overall nutritional value score of 15 out of 100, whereas Avocados, raw, Florida has a nutritional value score of 17 out of 100.

Amount of protein per 100 Calories

100 calories of avocados, raw, Florida is a serving size of 0.83 g, and the amount of Protein is 1.86 g. Other important and related nutrients and macronutrients such as Carbohydrate, in 100 Calories are as follows; 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 5.13 g of Protein. The protein percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 9 %.

To give 100% of the RDA, 11.1 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 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 protein and the related and important nutritional values.protein and nutritional content in avocado

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, Florida through to Avocados, raw, California where all food items are ranked by the content or amount per 100g. The nutritional protein 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 protein in avocado.

Grams of protein in avocado (per 100g)

The list below gives the total protein content in the 3 items from the general description 'avocado' each of which show the protein amount as well as Calories, 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.

avocado protein per 100g

The recommended daily allowance for protein is 56g for an average male. This is the RDA used for all nutrition in the listed data. For a typical woman it is 46g. These values are based on 0.8 grams of protein per kilogram of body weight. It is also recommended that at least 10% of your calories should be from protein with an upper limit of 35% of your calories from protein.

The level of protein 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 protein from the 3 raw items is in Avocados, raw, Florida where the content is 2.23 g per 100g.

Average Content for avocado

The average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of protein contained in 100g of avocado, based on the list below of 3 different items under the general description of avocado, is 2.06 g of protein. This average value corresponds to 3.68 % 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 Fat is 13.38 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is g.

Median Amount

The median value of Protein is found in Avocados, raw, all commercial varieties which in 100g contains 2 g of Protein. This corresponds to 4 % of the recommended daily allowance. For this serving the amount of Calories is 160 kcal, the amount of Fat is 14.66 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 8.53 g.

Highest protein Content per 100g

Using the list below for the 3 different avocado nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of protein is found in Avocados, raw, Florida which contains 2.23 g of protein per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is 4 %. For this 100g serving the Calories content is 120 kcal, the Fat content is 10.06 g, the Carbohydrate content is 7.82 g.

The lowest amount of protein is in Avocados, raw, California which in 100g contains 1.96 g of protein. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance 4 % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Calories is 167 kcal, the amount of Fat is 15.41 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 8.64 g.

The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a protein range of 0.27 g per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 47 kcal for Calories, 5.35 g for Fat, 0 g for Carbohydrate.

Highest Amount of protein per Serving

Please remember that the above gives an accurate value in 100g for high protein foods in your diet. For example 100g of Avocados, raw, Florida contains 2.23 g of protein. 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 protein nutritional content.

The food with the highest protein content per typical serving is Avocados, raw, Florida which contains 5.13 g in 1 cup, pureed (or 230 g). The percentage of the recommended daily value for this serving is 9 %. For this serving the Calories content is 276 kcal, the Fat content is 23.14 g and the Carbohydrate content is 17.99 g.

Nutritional Information Summary

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


Avocado List, protein Content per 100g

1. Avocados, raw, Florida - Protein
  Nutritional Value : 17 / 100     food group - Fruits and Fruit Juices
  Protein
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  2.23 g (4%)120 kcal (6%)10.06 g (15%)7.82 g (6%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and pureed (or 230g):
   5.13 g (9%) 276 kcal (14%) 23.14 g (36%) 17.99 g (14%)
  Other serving sizes 1 fruit without skin and seeds (or 304g):
  6.78 g (12%) 364.8 kcal (18%) 30.58 g (47%) 23.77 g (18%)
2. Avocados, raw, all commercial varieties - Protein
  Nutritional Value : 16 / 100     food group - Fruits and Fruit Juices
  Protein Calories Fat Carbohydrate
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  2 g (4%)160 kcal (8%)14.66 g (23%)8.53 g (7%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and cubes (or 150g):
   3 g (5%) 240 kcal (12%) 21.99 g (34%) 12.8 g (10%)
  Other serving sizes 1 cup and pureed (or 230g):
  4.6 g (8%) 368 kcal (18%) 33.72 g (52%) 19.62 g (15%)
  Other serving sizes 1 cup and sliced (or 146g):
  2.92 g (5%) 233.6 kcal (12%) 21.4 g (33%) 12.45 g (10%)
  Other serving sizes 1 avocado and NS as to Florida or California (or 201g):
  4.02 g (7%) 321.6 kcal (16%) 29.47 g (45%) 17.15 g (13%)
3. Avocados, raw, California - Protein
  Nutritional Value : 16 / 100     food group - Fruits and Fruit Juices
  Protein Calories Fat Carbohydrate
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  1.96 g (4%)167 kcal (8%)15.41 g (24%)8.64 g (7%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and pureed (or 230g):
   4.51 g (8%) 384.1 kcal (19%) 35.44 g (55%) 19.87 g (15%)
  Other serving sizes 1 fruit and without skin and seed (or 136g):
  2.67 g (5%) 227.12 kcal (11%) 20.96 g (32%) 11.75 g (9%)






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