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Chin Ups vs Push Ups

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Overall comparison

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

Metric Chin Ups Push Ups Difference Percent
Daily count 372 610 ↓238 ↓39%
Total lifts entered 168,332 374,415 ↓206,083 ↓55%

Male comparison

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

The bodyweight of men entering chin ups lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering push ups lifts.

Metric Chin Ups Push Ups Difference Percent
Average lift 242 lb 400 lb ↓158 lb ↓40%
Elite lift 358.5 lb 723.1 lb ↓364.6 lb ↓50%
Average bodyweight 166.3 lb 166.8 lb ↓0.4 lb ↓0%
Lifts analysed 51,415 126,178 ↓74,763 ↓59%

Female comparison

The average chin ups entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average push ups.

The bodyweight of women entering chin ups lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering push ups lifts.

Metric Chin Ups Push Ups Difference Percent
Average lift 153.8 lb 222.1 lb ↓68.4 lb ↓31%
Elite lift 221.9 lb 387.5 lb ↓165.5 lb ↓43%
Average bodyweight 132.2 lb 135.9 lb ↓3.7 lb ↓3%
Lifts analysed 6,092 17,435 ↓11,343 ↓65%

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See also

Push Ups vs Chin Ups Chin Ups Standards Push Ups Standards