Deadlift vs Military Press

Overall comparison

The daily number of deadlift lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of military press lifts.

Metric Deadlift Military Press Difference Percent
Daily count 3,786 406 ↑3,380 ↑833%
Total lifts entered 7,719,563 321,724 ↑7,397,839 ↑2299%

Male comparison

The average deadlift entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average military press.

The bodyweight of men entering deadlift lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering military press lifts.

Metric Deadlift Military Press Difference Percent
Average lift 151.6 kg 64.4 kg ↑87.3 kg ↑136%
Elite lift 250.4 kg 108.7 kg ↑141.7 kg ↑130%
Average bodyweight 80.5 kg 80.8 kg ↓0.3 kg ↓0%
Lifts analysed 1,647,946 106,867 ↑1,541,079 ↑1442%

Female comparison

The average deadlift entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average military press.

The bodyweight of women entering deadlift lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering military press lifts.

Metric Deadlift Military Press Difference Percent
Average lift 87.9 kg 34.5 kg ↑53.4 kg ↑155%
Elite lift 157.5 kg 64 kg ↑93.4 kg ↑146%
Average bodyweight 65.4 kg 65.1 kg ↑0.3 kg ↑1%
Lifts analysed 354,394 7,513 ↑346,881 ↑4617%