Potato (baked or cooked) - calories, weight

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How much calories in potatoes?

100g of potatoes have about 93 calories (kcal).

For instance, medium size potato (90 g) have about 84 calories.

It is about 4% 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 medium size potato (90 g) is similar to calories amount from 1.5 apples, 1 glass of Coca Cola, 0.5 slices of cheese, 0.5 slices of bread, 0.5 glasses of milk, 4 of sugar.

For burning such amount of calories you have to bike at least 12 minutes, swim for about 10 minutes or run for 8 minutes.

Calories in potato came from protein in 10%, from carbs in 88% and from fat in 1%.

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

Check compares of potato with other products from vegetables category:

potato - calories table

  • Medium size potato (90g)84 kcal
  • 10g of potatoes9 kcal
  • 20g of potatoes19 kcal
  • 50g of potatoes47 kcal
  • 100g of potatoes93 kcal
  • 200g of potatoes186 kcal
  • 500g of potatoes465 kcal

Potato (baked or cooked) - kalorie i makroskładniki w 100g

Calories 93 kcal
Carbs 21.15 gram
Protein 2.5 gram
Fat 0.13 gram

How much does a potato weight?

Medium size potato (edible part) weights about.90g.

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

Similar to other products number of calories in potato puts it in the avarage of vegetables. If you are on diet and you are looking for low-calorific vegetables, potato seems to be a 'not bad' choice but you can find something better.

Many products form vegetables have similar number of calories. To give you an ideal lest take artichokes, arugula leaves or asparagus.

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medium size potato (90 g) has:

84kcal For burning these calories you have to:
Bike 12 min. Bike
Horse ride 15 min. Horse ride
Play tennis 8 min. Tennis
Run 8 min. Run
Swim 10 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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