Welcome to the nutritional thiamine content in 12 different types of taro, ranging from 0.209 mg to 0.038 mg per 100g. The basic type of taro is Taro, raw, where the amount of thiamine in 100g is 0.095 mg.

Top five taro products high in thiamine

Below is a summary list for the top five taro items ranked by the amount or level of thiamine in 100g.

At the bottom of the page is the full list for the 12 different types of taro based on the content in different servings in grams and oz (and other serving sizes), providing a comprehensive analysis of the thiamine content in taro.

1. Taro leaves, raw : 0.209mg
2. Taro leaves, cooked, steamed, without salt : 0.139mg
3. Taro, leaves, cooked, steamed, with salt : 0.139mg
4. Taro, cooked, without salt : 0.107mg
5. Taro, cooked, with salt : 0.107mg

Following on from the five top taro items or products containing thiamine we have a more comprehensive break down of Taro, raw, and the highest item containing thiamine which is Taro leaves, raw. 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 12 types of taro. .

Taro, raw - Nutritional Content and Chart

The full nutrition content, RDA percentages and levels for Taro, raw should be considered along with the thiamine content. This food profile is part of our list of food and drinks under the general group Vegetables and Vegetable Products.Other important and thiamine related nutrients are Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. For this 100g serving in your diet, the amount of Calories is 112 kcal (6% RDA), the amount of Protein is 1.5 g (3% RDA), the amount of Fat is 0.2 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 26.46 g (20% 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 thiamine levels in taro.

thiamine and nutrition facts in taro per 100g

Our proprietary nutritional density score gives a nutritional value out of 100 based on 9 different vitamins, minerals and macro nutrients. Taro, raw has a nutritional value score of 17 out of 100.

Amount of thiamine per 100 Calories

100 calories of taro, raw is a serving size of 0.89 g, and the amount of Thiamine is 0.08 mg. Other important and related nutrients and macronutrients such as Fat, in 100 Calories are as follows; Protein 1.34 g (2.68% RDA), Fat 0.18 g (0% RDA), Carbohydrate 23.63 g (17.86% RDA). This is shown in the thiamine RDA percentage chart below, based on 100 Calories, along with the other important nutrients and macro nutrients.

Content per Typical Serving Size 1 cup, sliced (or 104 g)

For the food Taro, raw the typical serving size is 1 cup, sliced (or 104 g) which contains 0.1 mg of Thiamine. In terms of the gram weight and total content for this serving the Calories content is 116.48 kcal, the Protein content is 1.56 g, the Fat content is 0.21 g and the Carbohydrate content is 27.52 g. The percentages are shown below in the thiamine chart, for the typical serving of thiamine and the related and important nutritional values.thiamine and nutritional content in taro

Macronutrients in Taro, 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, sliced or 104 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 4.3 (kcal).The number of calories from Fat is 1.8 (kcal).The total calories from carbohydrate is 110.9 (kcal).thiamine, calories and nutritional content in taro

Milligrams of thiamine in taro (per 100g)

This list of 12 types of taro, is brought to you by www.dietandfitnesstoday.com and ranges from Taro leaves, raw through to Taro, shoots, cooked, with salt where all food items are ranked by the content or amount per 100g. The nutritional thiamine 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 thiamine in taro.

The list below gives the total thiamine content in the 12 items from the general description 'taro' each of which show the thiamine amount as well as Calories, Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate. Below, is the top 12 food items shown in the thiamine 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.

taro thiamine per 100g

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

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

Effect of Preparation and Storage on thiamine

The level of thiamine 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 4 items. The highest amount of thiamine from the 4 raw items is in Taro leaves, raw where the content is 0.209 mg per 100g. The number of food items which are cooked are 8 items. The highest amount of thiamine from the 8 cooked items is in Taro leaves, cooked, steamed, without salt where the amount is 0.139 mg per 100g. Comparing raw and cooked taro shows that cooking can change the levels of thiamine by 0.07 mg in a 100g serving.

Average Content for taro

The average (or more correctly the arithmetic mean) amount of thiamine contained in 100g of taro, based on the list below of 12 different items under the general description of taro, is 0.09 mg of thiamine. The averages for the different nutrients are as follows; the average amount of Calories is 54.75 kcal, the average amount of Protein is 2.20 g, the average amount of Fat is 0.38 g and the average amount of Carbohydrate is g.

Median Amount

The median value of Thiamine is found in Taro, raw which in 100g contains 0.095 mg of Thiamine. For this serving the amount of Calories is 112 kcal, the amount of Protein is 1.5 g, the amount of Fat is 0.2 g and the amount of Carbohydrate is 26.46 g.

Highest thiamine Content per 100g

Using the list below for the 12 different taro nutrition entries in our database, the highest amount of thiamine is found in Taro leaves, raw which contains 0.209 mg of thiamine per 100g. The associated percentage of RDA is %. For this 100g serving the Calories content is 42 kcal, the Protein content is 4.98 g, the Fat content is 0.74 g, the Carbohydrate content is 6.7 g. chart to show highest thiamine in taro per 100g

The lowest amount of thiamine is in Taro, shoots, cooked, with salt which in 100g contains 0.038 mg of thiamine. This gives as percentage of the recommended daily allowance % of the RDA. For this 100g serving the amount of Calories is 14 kcal, the amount of Protein is 0.73 g, the amount of Fat is 0.08 g, the amount of Carbohydrate is 3.19 g.

The difference between the highest and lowest values gives a thiamine range of 0.171 mg per 100g. The range for the other nutrients are as follows; 28 kcal for Calories, 4.25 g for Protein, 0.66 g for Fat, 0 g for Carbohydrate.

Highest Amount of thiamine per Serving

Please remember that the above gives an accurate value in 100g for high thiamine foods in your diet. For example 100g of Taro, raw contains 0.095 mg of thiamine. 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 thiamine nutritional content.

The food with the highest thiamine content per typical serving is Taro, leaves, cooked, steamed, with salt which contains 0.2 mg in 1 cup (or 145 g). For this serving the Calories content is 34.8 kcal, the Protein content is 3.94 g, the Fat content is 0.59 g and the Carbohydrate content is 5.64 g.

Nutritional Information Summary

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


Taro List, thiamine Content per 100g

1. Taro leaves, raw - Thiamine
  Nutritional Value : 48 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Thiamine
(%RDA)
Calories
(%RDA)
Carbohydrate
(%RDA)
Fat
(%RDA)
Protein
(%RDA)
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.209 mg42 kcal (2%)6.7 g (5%)0.74 g (1%)4.98 g (9%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (or 28g):
   0.06 mg 11.76 kcal (1%) 1.88 g (1%) 0.21 g (0%) 1.39 g (2%)
  Other serving sizes 1 leaf (11 x 6-1/2) (or 10g):
  0.02 mg 4.2 kcal (0%) 0.67 g (1%) 0.07 g (0%) 0.5 g (1%)
2. Taro leaves, cooked, steamed, without salt - Thiamine
  Nutritional Value : 50 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Thiamine Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.139 mg24 kcal (1%)4.02 g (3%)0.41 g (1%)2.72 g (5%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (or 145g):
   0.2 mg 34.8 kcal (2%) 5.83 g (4%) 0.59 g (1%) 3.94 g (7%)
3. Taro, leaves, cooked, steamed, with salt - Thiamine
  Nutritional Value : 49 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Thiamine Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.139 mg24 kcal (1%)3.89 g (3%)0.41 g (1%)2.72 g (5%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup (or 145g):
   0.2 mg 34.8 kcal (2%) 5.64 g (4%) 0.59 g (1%) 3.94 g (7%)
4. Taro, cooked, without salt - Thiamine
  Nutritional Value : 16 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Thiamine Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.107 mg142 kcal (7%)34.6 g (27%)0.11 g (0%)0.52 g (1%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and sliced (or 132g):
   0.14 mg 187.44 kcal (9%) 45.67 g (35%) 0.15 g (0%) 0.69 g (1%)
5. Taro, cooked, with salt - Thiamine
  Nutritional Value : 16 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Thiamine Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.107 mg142 kcal (7%)34.6 g (27%)0.11 g (0%)0.52 g (1%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup slices (or 132g):
   0.14 mg 187.44 kcal (9%) 45.67 g (35%) 0.15 g (0%) 0.69 g (1%)
6. Taro, raw - Thiamine
  Nutritional Value : 17 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Thiamine Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.095 mg112 kcal (6%)26.46 g (20%)0.2 g (0%)1.5 g (3%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup and sliced (or 104g):
   0.1 mg 116.48 kcal (6%) 27.52 g (21%) 0.21 g (0%) 1.56 g (3%)
7. Taro, tahitian, raw - Thiamine
  Nutritional Value : 30 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Thiamine Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.062 mg44 kcal (2%)6.91 g (5%)0.97 g (1%)2.79 g (5%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup slices (or 125g):
   0.08 mg 55 kcal (3%) 8.64 g (7%) 1.21 g (2%) 3.49 g (6%)
8. Taro, tahitian, cooked, without salt - Thiamine
  Nutritional Value : 27 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Thiamine Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.044 mg44 kcal (2%)6.85 g (5%)0.68 g (1%)4.16 g (7%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup slices (or 137g):
   0.06 mg 60.28 kcal (3%) 9.38 g (7%) 0.93 g (1%) 5.7 g (10%)
9. Taro, tahitian, cooked, with salt - Thiamine
  Nutritional Value : 26 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Thiamine Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.044 mg44 kcal (2%)6.85 g (5%)0.68 g (1%)4.16 g (7%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup slices (or 137g):
   0.06 mg 60.28 kcal (3%) 9.38 g (7%) 0.93 g (1%) 5.7 g (10%)
10. Taro shoots, raw - Thiamine
  Nutritional Value : 31 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Thiamine Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.04 mg11 kcal (1%)2.32 g (2%)0.09 g (0%)0.92 g (2%)
  Typical Serving size of .5 cup slices (or 43g):
   0.02 mg 4.73 kcal (0%) 1 g (1%) 0.04 g (0%) 0.4 g (1%)
  Other serving sizes 1 shoot (or 83g):
  0.03 mg 9.13 kcal (0%) 1.93 g (1%) 0.07 g (0%) 0.76 g (1%)
11. Taro shoots, cooked, without salt - Thiamine
  Nutritional Value : 26 / 100     food group - Vegetables and Vegetable Products
  Thiamine Calories Carbohydrate Fat Protein
  Profile for a 100g serving :
  0.038 mg14 kcal (1%)3.2 g (2%)0.08 g (0%)0.73 g (1%)
  Typical Serving size of 1 cup slices (or 140g):
   0.05 mg 19.6 kcal (1%) 4.48 g (3%) 0.11 g (0%) 1.02 g (2%)






thiamine and Nutritional Values - Top 221 Foods

Vegetables

leeks, turnip greens, swiss chard, mustard greens, yams, fennel, artichokes, broccoli, cauliflower, kale, green beans, brussel sprouts, cabbage, sweet potato, a potato, carrots, lettuce, iceberg lettuce, spinach, shiitake mushrooms, celery, salad, mushrooms, potatoes, baked potato, onions, asparagus, pumpkin, radishes, taro, turnips, okra, rhubarb, sweet corn, cowpeas, seaweed, broadbeans

Fruits

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Drinks

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Nuts and Seeds

chia seeds, sunflower seeds, pecans, pumpkin seeds, hazelnuts, nuts, almonds, sesame seeds, walnuts, cashews, peanuts, chestnuts, coconut meat, ginkgo nuts, mixed nuts, macadamia nuts

Beans and Lentils

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Meat

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Fast Foods

french fries, pizza, a slice of pizza, hot dog, hamburger, a cheeseburger, a big mac

Dairy and Cheese

ricotta, yogurt, cottage cheese, an egg, egg whites, goats cheese, cheddar, cheddar cheese, cheese, hard boiled egg, feta cheese, mozzarella, low fat yogurt

Bread, Rice, Grains and Pasta

rye, millet, flaxseed, barley, buckwheat, whole wheat bread, a bagel, white bread, bread, quinoa, corn, spaghetti, rice, pasta, brown rice, white rice, cooked egg, mexican cheese, fruit yogurt

Spreads, Sauces and Herbs

hummus, mayonnaise, butter, peanut butter, soy sauce, thyme, basil, rosemary, pepper, coriander, dill, parsley, spices, chili sauce

Sweets, Desserts and Snacks

popcorn, chips, nachos, a granola bar, saltine crackers, cheesecake, jello, ice cream, doughnuts, chocolate, puddings, frozen yogurt, a snickers bar, croissants, danish pastry, english muffins, blueberry muffins, pie, pop tarts, coffeecake, crackers, potato chips, rice cakes, tortilla chips, fudge, puddings, syrups, dark chocolate, sundae, pretzels, pop tarts

Breakfast Cereal

granola, cheerios, oatmeal, kelloggs cereals, general mills cereals

Miscellaneous

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