Welcome to the nutritional selenium content in 9 different types of macaroni and cheese, ranging from 47.5 mcg to 3.8 mcg per 100g. The basic type of macaroni and cheese is Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree, where the amount of selenium in 100g is 9.5 mcg.

9.5 mcg of selenium per 100g, from Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree corresponds to % of the selenium RDA. For a typical serving size of 1 serving (or 244 g) the amount of Selenium is 23.18 mcg. This corresponds to an RDA percentage of %.

The percentage of the recommended daily allowance (RDA) for selenium is based on a 70 mcg RDA level for a mature adult.

Top five macaroni and cheese products high in selenium

Below is a summary list for the top five macaroni and cheese items ranked by the amount or level of selenium in 100g.

1. Macaroni and cheese dinner with dry sauce mix, boxed, uncooked : 47.5mcg
2. Macaroni and cheese loaf, chicken, pork and beef : 23mcg
3. Macaroni and cheese, frozen entree : 18.5mcg
4. Macaroni and cheese, dry mix, prepared with 2% milk and 80% stick margarine from dry mix : 12.5mcg
5. Macaroni and Cheese, canned, microwavable : 11.5mcg

Following on from the five top macaroni and cheese items or products containing selenium we have a more comprehensive break down of Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree, and the highest item containing selenium which is Macaroni and cheese dinner with dry sauce mix, boxed, uncooked. We also give a comparison of average values, median values and lowest values along with a comparison with other food groups and assess the effects of storage and preparation on the 9 types of macaroni and cheese.

At the bottom of the page is the full list for the 9 different types of macaroni and cheese based on the content in different servings in grams and oz (and other serving sizes), providing a comprehensive analysis of the selenium content in macaroni and cheese.

Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree - Nutritional Content and Chart

The full nutrition content, RDA percentages and levels for Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree should be considered along with the selenium content. This food profile is part of our list of food and drinks under the general group Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes.Other important and selenium related nutrients are Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. For this 100g serving in your diet, the amount of Calories is 82 kcal (4% RDA), the amount of Protein is 3.38 g (6% RDA), the amount of Fat is 2.46 g (4% RDA) and the amount of Carbohydrate is 11.52 g (9% RDA). The nutritional content and facts for 100g, which includes Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate is shown in the RDA chart below as percentages of the recommended daily allowance along with the selenium levels in macaroni and cheese.

selenium and nutrition facts in macaroni and cheese per 100g

Our proprietary nutritional density score gives a nutritional value out of 100 based on 9 different vitamins, minerals and macro nutrients. Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree has a nutritional value score of 14 out of 100.

Amount of selenium per 100 Calories

100 calories of macaroni and Cheese, canned entree is a serving size of 1.22 g, and the amount of Selenium is 11.59 mcg. Other important and related nutrients and macronutrients such as Fat, in 100 Calories are as follows; Protein 4.12 g (7.32% RDA), Fat 3 g (4.88% RDA), Carbohydrate 14.05 g (10.98% RDA). This is shown in the selenium RDA percentage chart below, based on 100 Calories, along with the other important nutrients and macro nutrients. selenium and nutrition facts in macaroni and cheese per 100 calories

Content per Typical Serving Size 1 serving (or 244 g)

For the food Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree the typical serving size is 1 serving (or 244 g) which contains 23.18 mcg of Selenium. In terms of the gram weight and total content for this serving the Calories content is 200.08 kcal, the Protein content is 8.25 g, the Fat content is 6 g and the Carbohydrate content is 28.11 g. The percentages are shown below in the selenium chart, for the typical serving of selenium and the related and important nutritional values.selenium and nutritional content in macaroni and cheese

Macronutrients in Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree


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 serving or 244 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 33.0 (kcal).The number of calories from Fat is 54.0 (kcal).The total calories from carbohydrate is 112.4 (kcal).selenium, calories and nutritional content in macaroni and cheese

Mcg of selenium in macaroni and cheese (per 100g)

This list of 9 types of macaroni and cheese, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from Macaroni and cheese dinner with dry sauce mix, boxed, uncooked through to Babyfood, dinner, macaroni and cheese, junior where all food items are ranked by the content or amount per 100g. The nutritional selenium 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 selenium in macaroni and cheese.

The list below gives the total selenium content in the 9 items from the general description 'macaroni and cheese' each of which show the selenium amount as well as Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. Below, is the top 9 food items shown in the selenium 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.

macaroni and cheese selenium per 100g

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

The corresponding Calories for macaroni and cheese ranked by the amount of selenium per 100g is shown below in the macaroni and cheese calories chart. macaroni and cheese selenium per 100g

Effect of Preparation and Storage on selenium

The level of selenium 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 1. The highest amount of selenium from the 1 frozen items is in Macaroni and cheese, frozen entree where the selenium content is 18.5 mcg per 100g. The number of food items classified as canned is 2 items. The highest amount of selenium from the 2 canned items is in Macaroni and Cheese, canned, microwavable where the level is 11.5 mcg per 100g.

Average Content for macaroni and cheese

The average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of selenium contained in 100g of macaroni and cheese, based on the list below of 9 different items under the general description of macaroni and cheese, is 15.19 mcg of selenium. The averages for the different nutrients are as follows; the average amount of Calories is 152.44 kcal, the average amount of Protein is 6.07 g, the average amount of Fat is 5.51 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is g.

Median Amount

The median value of Selenium is found in Macaroni and Cheese, canned, microwavable which in 100g contains 11.5 mcg of Selenium. For this serving the amount of Calories is 134 kcal, the amount of Protein is 5.98 g, the amount of Fat is 5.99 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 13.96 g.

Highest selenium Content per 100g

Using the list below for the 9 different macaroni and cheese nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of selenium is found in Macaroni and cheese dinner with dry sauce mix, boxed, uncooked which contains 47.5 mcg of selenium per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is %. For this 100g serving the Calories content is 379 kcal, the Protein content is 13.81 g, the Fat content is 4.77 g, the Carbohydrate content is 70.2 g. chart to show highest selenium in macaroni and cheese per 100g

The lowest amount of selenium in 100g is in Babyfood, dinner, macaroni and cheese, junior which contains 3.8 mcg. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Calories is 61 kcal, the amount of Protein is 2.6 g, the amount of Fat is 2 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 8.2 g.

The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a selenium range of 43.7 mcg per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 318 kcal for Calories, 11.21 g for Protein, 2.77 g for Fat, 0 g for Carbohydrate.

Highest Amount of selenium per Serving

Please remember that the above gives an accurate value in 100g for high selenium foods in your diet. For example 100g of Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree contains 9.5 mcg of selenium. 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 selenium nutritional content.

The food with the highest selenium content per typical serving is Macaroni and cheese dinner with dry sauce mix, boxed, uncooked which contains 33.25 mcg in 1 serving (makes about 1 cup prepared) (or 70 g). For this serving the Calories content is 265.3 kcal, the Protein content is 9.67 g, the Fat content is 3.34 g and the Carbohydrate content is 49.14 g.

Nutritional Information Summary

From the list below you can find a full nutrition facts breakdown for all foods containing selenium 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 a high amount of selenium.


Macaroni and cheese List, selenium Content per 100g

1. Macaroni and cheese dinner with dry sauce mix, boxed, uncooked - Selenium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes
  Selenium
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  47.5 mcg379 kcal (19%)70.2 g (54%)4.77 g (7%)13.81 g (25%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 serving (makes about 1 cup prepared) (or 70g):
   33.25 mcg 265.3 kcal (13%) 49.14 g (38%) 3.34 g (5%) 9.67 g (17%)
2. Macaroni and cheese loaf, chicken, pork and beef - Selenium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Sausages and Luncheon Meats
  Selenium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  23 mcg228 kcal (11%)11.63 g (9%)14.96 g (23%)11.76 g (21%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 slice (or 38g):
   8.74 mcg 86.64 kcal (4%) 4.42 g (3%) 5.68 g (9%) 4.47 g (8%)
3. Macaroni and cheese, frozen entree - Selenium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes
  Selenium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  18.5 mcg149 kcal (7%)17.28 g (13%)6.41 g (10%)5.6 g (10%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (or 137g):
   25.35 mcg 204.13 kcal (10%) 23.67 g (18%) 8.78 g (14%) 7.67 g (14%)
  Other serving sizes 1 container (mean weight over brands) (or 283g):
  52.36 mcg 421.67 kcal (21%) 48.9 g (38%) 18.14 g (28%) 15.85 g (28%)
4. Macaroni and cheese, dry mix, prepared with 2% milk and 80% stick margarine from dry mix - Selenium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes
  Selenium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  12.5 mcg190 kcal (10%)23.93 g (18%)8.28 g (13%)4.89 g (9%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (or 198g):
   24.75 mcg 376.2 kcal (19%) 47.38 g (36%) 16.39 g (25%) 9.68 g (17%)
5. Macaroni and Cheese, canned, microwavable - Selenium
  Nutritional Value : 13 / 100     food group - Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes
  Selenium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  11.5 mcg134 kcal (7%)13.96 g (11%)5.99 g (9%)5.98 g (11%)
  Typical Serving size of 7.5 oz 1 serving (or 213g):
   24.5 mcg 285.42 kcal (14%) 29.73 g (23%) 12.76 g (20%) 12.74 g (23%)
6. Macaroni and Cheese, canned entree - Selenium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Meals, Entrees, and Sidedishes
  Selenium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  9.5 mcg82 kcal (4%)11.52 g (9%)2.46 g (4%)3.38 g (6%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 serving (or 244g):
   23.18 mcg 200.08 kcal (10%) 28.11 g (22%) 6 g (9%) 8.25 g (15%)
7. Babyfood, macaroni and cheese, toddler - Selenium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Baby Foods
  Selenium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  6.6 mcg82 kcal (4%)11.2 g (9%)2.6 g (4%)3.5 g (6%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 container (or 113g):
   7.46 mcg 92.66 kcal (5%) 12.66 g (10%) 2.94 g (5%) 3.96 g (7%)
8. Babyfood, dinner, macaroni and cheese, strained - Selenium
  Nutritional Value : 15 / 100     food group - Baby Foods
  Selenium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  3.8 mcg67 kcal (3%)8.95 g (7%)2.11 g (3%)3.14 g (6%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 oz (or 28.35g):
   1.08 mcg 18.99 kcal (1%) 2.54 g (2%) 0.6 g (1%) 0.89 g (2%)
  Other serving sizes 1 jar (or 113g):
  4.29 mcg 75.71 kcal (4%) 10.11 g (8%) 2.38 g (4%) 3.55 g (6%)
9. Babyfood, dinner, macaroni and cheese, junior - Selenium
  Nutritional Value : 14 / 100     food group - Baby Foods
  Selenium Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  3.8 mcg61 kcal (3%)8.2 g (6%)2 g (3%)2.6 g (5%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 oz (or 28.35g):
   1.08 mcg 17.29 kcal (1%) 2.32 g (2%) 0.57 g (1%) 0.74 g (1%)






selenium and Nutritional Values - Top 221 Foods

Vegetables

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Beans and Lentils

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Meat

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Fast Foods

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