Chicken - calories, weight

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Categories | Meat

How many calories in chicken?

100g of chicken has about 114 calories (kcal).

It is about 5% of daily calories intake for adult person with medium weight and medium activity (for calculation we assumed 2400 kcal daily intake).

To visualize how much it actualy is, take in mind that calories amount from 100g is similar to calories amount from ie.:

  • 2 apples
  • 1 glass of Coca Cola
  • 1 slice of cheese
  • 1 slice of bread
  • 0.5 glass of milk
  • 6 cubes of sugar

For burning such amount of calories you need to bike at least 16 minutes, swim for about 13 minutes or run for 11 minutes.

Calories in chicken came from protein in 86%, from carbs in 0% and from fat in 14%.

See also: Nutrition, vitamins and health benefits of chicken.

Check compares of chicken with other products from meat category:

chicken - calories table

  • 10g of chicken11 kcal
  • 20g of chicken23 kcal
  • 50g of chicken57 kcal
  • 100g of chicken114 kcal
  • 200g of chicken228 kcal
  • 500g of chicken570 kcal

Chicken - calories and nutrition per 100g

Calories 114 kcal
Protein 23.2 gram
Fat 1.65 gram

How much does a chicken weight?

We are just checking weight of chicken. Come back to us in a few days. In the meantime we will use nutrition values per 100g chicken.

Does chicken cause weight gain? How it affects your diet?

Extremely low number of calories in chicken puts this product at the top of low calorific meat. If you are on diet and you are looking for low-calorific meat, chicken seems to be a good choice.

It is hard to find product with lower calories count in meat. Similar energy amount have only such products as turkey breast, rabbit or frog legs.

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100g has:

114kcal For burning these calories you have to:
Bike 16 min. Bike
Horse ride 21 min. Horse ride
Play tennis 11 min. Tennis
Run 11 min. Run
Swim 13 min. Swim
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All information about nutrition on this website was created with help of information from the official United States Department of Agriculture database.

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