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Nutritional Profile of Babassu Oil - Care Omnia Nutrition

We got 17 nutritional values in our nutrition profile for Babassu Oil.

Nutrient content compared to all foods

When comparing its nutrient content to all foods in our tool we find that it ranks great (Top 25) for eight nutrients.

Most notable of them being

Also, when compared to all foods, it ranks quite high (Top 100) for two additional nutrients:

Nutrient content compared to foods in the same category

A comparison between its nutrient content to foods in the same category (Fats and Oils) shows that it ranks great (Top 10) for seven nutrients.

Most notable of them being

Additionally, a comparison to foods in the same category shows that it ranks notably well (Top 25) for three additional nutrients:

You can find these and more nutrient rankings below.

Nutrient Content Of Babassu Oil

The nutrient content of food is mainly divided into macro- and micronutrients.

Lipids (fats) are a major part of the macronutrients in your food.

Let's first take a look at a lipid (fat) profile to give you a sense of how the content of each type of fat compare to each other.

After that you'll find our detailed nutrient profile with all measured nutrients.

Lipid (fat) profile of Babassu Oil

Lipids (fats), are divided into saturated and unsaturated fats. The unsaturated fats are then in turn divided into mono-, and polyunsaturated fats.

Figure 1. Lipid (fat) profile of Babassu Oil

81.2%
11.4%
1.6%
Saturated
Mono
Poly

Percent of 100 grams of food. Values can differ from nutrient profile below due to rounding.

And now, let's look at the detailed nutrient profile!

Detailed nutrient profile of Babassu Oil

Below we list all the nutrients that we have a measurement for. This is where you can find out what micronutrients there are in your food.

All nutrients are grouped together according to their type. Click on a nutrient type to show the individual nutrients. You can find other foods that contain the same nutrient by clicking on it.

If you can't find a specific nutrient, we recommend you go to our complete list of nutrients or try searching for it.

Nutrient Profile: Babassu Oil

In food category: Fats and Oils

Fatty Acids (4)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Fatty Acids, total monounsaturated
11.4 g
3.2 g
129
295
Fatty Acids, total polyunsaturated
1.6 g
453.6 mg
148
1234
Fatty Acids, total saturated
81.2 g
23 g
17
17
Total Lipid (Fat)
100 g
28.3 g
1
1
Saturated Fats (7)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Capric Acid (10:0)
5.5 g
1.6 g
4
4
Caproic Acid (6:0)
200 mg
56.7 mg
22
168
Caprylic Acid (8:0)
6 g
1.7 g
5
5
Lauric Acid (12:0)
43.5 g
12.3 g
9
9
Myristic Acid (14:0)
15 g
4.3 g
8
9
Palmitic Acid (16:0)
8.2 g
2.3 g
83
172
Stearic Acid (18:0)
2.8 g
793.8 mg
102
343
Monounsaturated Fats (1)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Oleic Acid (18:1)
11.4 g
3.2 g
124
276
Polyunsaturated Fats (1)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Linoleic Acid (18:2 n-6)
1.6 g
453.6 mg
135
1125
Fat-soluble Vitamins (1)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
alpha-Tocopherol
19.1 mg
5.4 mg
21
64
Other Micronutrients (1)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Phytosterols
95 mg
26.9 mg
27
53
Other (2)per
100g
per
Oz
Rank
Cat.
Rank
Foods
Kcal (Energy)
884 kcal
250.6 kcal
6
9
KJ (Energy)
3,700 kj
1,048.9 kj
3
5
Figure 2. Nutritional profile of babassu oil with 17 nutrient values.

Foods Available Online

We searched Amazon for "Babassu Oil" and found these products.

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Common Serving Sizes Of Babassu Oil

Here's some of the different portion/serving sizes to get a sense of the weight.

Amount / MeasurementWeight in GrWeight in Oz
Tsp4.5 g0.2 oz
Tbsp13.6 g0.5 oz
Cup218.0 g7.7 oz
Figure 3. Common serving sizes of babassu oil

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