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Couscous, uncooked

Food composition table - list of nutrients in chosen food items
Nutrient Quantity Unit Ref. Description
Edible part 100 % 0 Estimated as 100 % edible (net weight).
Water 8 g 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Kilojoules 1361 kJ 61a Calculated value from the following factors for protein 17, fat 37, carbohydrate 17, dietary fibre 8 and alcohol 29 kJ/g, respectively.
Kilocalories 321 kcal 61b Calculated value from the following factors for protein 4, fat 9, carbohydrate 4, dietary fibre 2 and alcohol 7 kcal/g, respectively.
Fat 0.6 g 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Saturated fatty acids 0.1 g 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
C12:0 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C14:0 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C16:0 0.11 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C18:0 0.01 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Transunsaturated fatty acids 0 g 50 Estimated as a naturally occurring zero value, not analysed.
Cis-mono unsaturated fatty acids 0.1 g 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
C16:1 sum 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C18:1 sum 0.09 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Cis-poly unsaturated fatty acids 0.2 g 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
C18:2n-6 0.24 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C18:3n-3 0.01 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C20:3n-3 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C20:3n-6 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C20:4n-3 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C20:4n-6 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C20:5n-3 (EPA) 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C22:5n-3 (DPA) 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C22:6n-3 (DHA) 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Cis-poly unsaturated fatty acids, n-3 0.01 g 73f Calculated as the sum of omega-3 fatty acids from reference 460g: US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Cis-poly unsaturated fatty acids, n-6 0.24 g 74f Calculated as the sum of omega-6 fatty acids from reference 460g: US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Cholesterol 0 mg 20 Estimated value.
Carbohydrate, glycemic 63.6 g 20 Estimated value.
Starch 63.6 g 20 Estimated value.
Mono+Di saccharides 0 g 20 Estimated value.
Sugar, added 0 g 50 Estimated as a naturally occurring zero value, not analysed.
Dietary fibre 5 g 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Protein 12.8 g 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Salt 0 g 83 Calculated as the content of sodium x 2,5 /1000.
Alcohol 0 g 50 Estimated as a naturally occurring zero value, not analysed.
Vitamin A 0 RAE 85 Calculated as the sum of retinol + 1/12 beta-carotene.
Retinol 0 µg 20 Estimated value.
Beta-carotene 0 µg 50 Estimated as a naturally occurring zero value, not analysed.
Vitamin D 0 µg 20 Estimated value.
Vitamin E 0.1 alfa-TE 20 Estimated value.
Thiamin 0.16 mg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Riboflavin 0.08 mg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Niacin 3.5 mg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Vitamin B6 0.11 mg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Folate 20 µg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Vitamin B12 0 µg 50 Estimated as a naturally occurring zero value, not analysed.
Vitamin C 0 mg 50 Estimated as a naturally occurring zero value, not analysed.
Calcium 24 mg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Iron 1.1 mg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Sodium 10 mg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Potassium 166 mg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Magnesium 44 mg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Zinc 0.8 mg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Selenium 4 µg 20 Estimated value.
Copper 0.32 mg 20 Estimated value.
Phosphorus 170 mg 460b US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 23 (2010). Online version, http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Iodine 2 µg 325 University of Oslo (2018). Iodine project 2017-2018.

Classifications

LanguaL coding of the food
LanguaL Classification
A0149 Milled grain or starch product (US CFR)
A0815 Pasta (EUROFIR)
B1079 Durum wheat
C0208 Seed, skin removed, germ removed (endosperm)
E0153 Whole, shape achieved by forming, thickness <0.3 cm.
F0003 Not heat-treated
G0003 Cooking method not applicable
H0138 Water removed
J0116 Dehydrated or dried
K0003 No packing medium used
M0001 Container or wrapping not known
N0001 Food contact surface not known
P0024 Human consumer, no age specification

Food Groups