Burpees vs Push Ups

Overall comparison

The daily number of burpees lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of push ups lifts.

Metric Burpees Push Ups Difference Percent
Daily count 11 611 ↓600 ↓98%
Total lifts entered 15,144 564,613 ↓549,469 ↓97%

Male comparison

The average burpees entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average push ups.

The bodyweight of men entering burpees lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering push ups lifts.

Metric Burpees Push Ups Difference Percent
Average lift 367.6 lb 386.3 lb ↓18.7 lb ↓5%
Elite lift 768.7 lb 722.5 lb ↑46.2 lb ↑6%
Average bodyweight 168.9 lb 167.1 lb ↑1.8 lb ↑1%
Lifts analysed 6,953 149,259 ↓142,306 ↓95%

Female comparison

The average burpees entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average push ups.

The bodyweight of women entering burpees lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering push ups lifts.

Metric Burpees Push Ups Difference Percent
Average lift 268.3 lb 217 lb ↑51.4 lb ↑24%
Elite lift 539.5 lb 380.1 lb ↑159.4 lb ↑42%
Average bodyweight 137.1 lb 136.6 lb ↑0.4 lb ↑0%
Lifts analysed 1,863 21,450 ↓19,587 ↓91%