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 334.3 lb 141.9 lb ↑192.4 lb ↑136%
Elite lift 552.1 lb 239.7 lb ↑312.4 lb ↑130%
Average bodyweight 177.5 lb 178.2 lb ↓0.7 lb ↓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 193.8 lb 76 lb ↑117.8 lb ↑155%
Elite lift 347.2 lb 141.2 lb ↑206 lb ↑146%
Average bodyweight 144.3 lb 143.5 lb ↑0.7 lb ↑1%
Lifts analysed 354,394 7,513 ↑346,881 ↑4617%