Splenda is 600 times sweeter than sugar

Fact is that artificial sweeteners are sweeter than sugar is part of the reason why they can claim to be lower in calories. The fact that the sweetener is several times sweeter than sugar means you can use a lot less of it in your desserts or in your coffee and still get a similar result.

The other artificial sweeteners are not as sweet as Splenda, but are still much sweeter than sugar. Equal is 160-200 times sweeter than sugar, and Sweet ‘n’ Low is 300-500 times sweeter.