Chest Press vs Leg Extension

Overall comparison

The daily number of chest press lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of leg extension lifts.

Metric Chest Press Leg Extension Difference Percent
Daily count 109 127 ↓18 ↓14%
Total lifts entered 117,104 156,665 ↓39,561 ↓25%

Male comparison

The average chest press entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average leg extension.

The bodyweight of men entering chest press lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering leg extension lifts.

Metric Chest Press Leg Extension Difference Percent
Average lift 199.8 lb 214.6 lb ↓14.8 lb ↓7%
Elite lift 388.7 lb 426.4 lb ↓37.7 lb ↓9%
Average bodyweight 172.3 lb 170.1 lb ↑2.2 lb ↑1%
Lifts analysed 26,014 40,618 ↓14,604 ↓36%

Female comparison

The average chest press entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average leg extension.

The bodyweight of women entering chest press lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering leg extension lifts.

Metric Chest Press Leg Extension Difference Percent
Average lift 83.5 lb 126.1 lb ↓42.5 lb ↓34%
Elite lift 188.1 lb 271.9 lb ↓83.8 lb ↓31%
Average bodyweight 147.3 lb 143.5 lb ↑3.9 lb ↑3%
Lifts analysed 3,785 12,448 ↓8,663 ↓70%