Calories in a Pear, Banana & Apple

Ripe Bananas and Green Apples and Pears
Bowl of bananas, pears and green apples (Image: FogStock/Alin Dragulin/FogStock/Getty Images)

A study published in "Stroke" in 2011 showed that over a period of 10 years, people who ate more white fruit like apples, pears and bananas had a lower incidence of stroke than those who ate more of other colors of fruit. Apples and pears were the most commonly eaten white fruits in the study.

Nutrition Information

Positive caucasian woman holing a bananan and an apple
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A medium apple that is 2.75 inches in diameter contains 72 calories. The apple is made up of 19 grams of carbohydrates and 3 grams of fiber and no protein or fat. One medium pear has 96 calories that come from 26 grams of carbohydrates, 5 grams of fiber and 1 gram of protein. A medium banana is about 7 inches long and is 105 calories. The calories come from 27 grams of carbohydrates, 3 grams of fiber and 1 gram of protein.

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