Butternut Squash vs Eggplant: All Nutritional Differences

Where is more calories, protein, carbs - what is more healthy?

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Butternut squash - calories, kcal, weight, nutrition
Eggplant - calories, kcal, weight, nutrition

Butternut squash vs eggplant - where is more calories?

At first glance, you can see that in butternut squash is more calories than in eggplant.

Butternut squash has 45 kcal per 100g and eggplant 24 kcal per 100g so it is pretty easy to calculate that the difference is about 47 %.

In butternut squash and in eggplant most calories came from carbs.

butternut squash or eggplant - where is more nutrients?

Butternut squash vs eggplant: detailed nutrition, vitamins and minerals comparison

per 100gButternut squashEggplant
Calories45 24
Carbohydrates11.69 g5.7 g
Fat0.1 g0.19 g
Dietary fiber2 g3.4 g
Protein1 g1 g
Calcium48 mg9 mg
Iron0.7 mg0.24 mg
Magnessium34 mg14 mg
Potassium352 mg230 mg
Sodium4 mg2 mg
Zink0.15 mg0.16 mg
Vitaminium B1 (Thiamine)0.1 mg0.039 mg
Vitaminium B2 (riboflavin)0.02 mg0.037 mg
Vitaminium B3 (Niacin)1.2 mg0.649 mg
Vitaminium B50.4 mg0.281 mg
Vitaminium B60.154 mg0.084 mg
Vitaminium B9 (Folic acid)27 mg22 mg
Vitaminium C21 mg2.2 mg
Vitaminium E1.44 mg0.3 mg
Vitaminium K1.1 mg3.5 mg

Where is more protein?

It is aslo easy to see see that there is the same amount of protein in butternut squash and eggplant - 1g/100g.

Where is more carbs?

In butternut squash is more carbohydrates than in eggplant.

There is 5.7g/100g of carbohydrates in eggplant and 11.69g/100g in butternut squash so let me do the math for you again - difference is about 51 %.

Where is more fats?

In butternut squash is less fats than in eggplant.

Tables below show us that there is 0.19g/100g of fats in eggplant and 0.1g/100g in butternut squash. In this case difference is about 90 %.

See tables below to compare butternut squash with eggplant in details.

Butternut squash

  • Calories45
  • Carbohydrates11.69 g
  • Fat0.1 g
  • Dietary fiber2 g
  • Protein1 g
Butternut squash calories per:
100g | ounce | single piece | cup | half cup | cup | mashed

Energy content

  • 91% CARBS.
  • 8% PROTEIN
  • 2% FAT


  • Calories24
  • Carbohydrates5.7 g
  • Fat0.19 g
  • Dietary fiber3.4 g
  • Protein1 g
Eggplant calories per:
100g | ounce | single piece | slice | cup | half cup

Energy content

  • 80% CARBS
  • 14% PROTEIN
  • 6% FAT

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Marcin Piotrowicz
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Marcin Piotrowicz

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Healthy eating and living style promoter

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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