Clean and Jerk vs Clean and Press

Overall comparison

The daily number of clean and jerk lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of clean and press lifts.

Metric Clean and Jerk Clean and Press Difference Percent
Daily count 42 33 ↑9 ↑27%
Total lifts entered 196,690 136,368 ↑60,322 ↑44%

Male comparison

The average clean and jerk entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average clean and press.

The bodyweight of men entering clean and jerk lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering clean and press lifts.

Metric Clean and Jerk Clean and Press Difference Percent
Average lift 200.6 lb 172.7 lb ↑28 lb ↑16%
Elite lift 342.6 lb 307.3 lb ↑35.3 lb ↑11%
Average bodyweight 176.4 lb 178.9 lb ↓2.5 lb ↓1%
Lifts analysed 55,936 35,464 ↑20,472 ↑58%

Female comparison

The average clean and jerk entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average clean and press.

The bodyweight of women entering clean and jerk lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering clean and press lifts.

Metric Clean and Jerk Clean and Press Difference Percent
Average lift 120.2 lb 92.8 lb ↑27.5 lb ↑30%
Elite lift 197 lb 177.4 lb ↑19.7 lb ↑11%
Average bodyweight 143.7 lb 144.8 lb ↓1.1 lb ↓1%
Lifts analysed 22,480 9,618 ↑12,862 ↑134%