Dumbbell Bench Press vs Close Grip Dumbbell Bench Press

Overall comparison

The daily number of dumbbell bench press lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of close grip dumbbell bench press lifts.

Metric Dumbbell Bench Press Close Grip Dumbbell Bench Press Difference Percent
Daily count 903 4 ↑899 ↑22475%
Total lifts entered 986,718 4 ↑986,714 ↑24667850%

Male comparison

The average dumbbell bench press entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average close grip dumbbell bench press.

The bodyweight of men entering dumbbell bench press lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering close grip dumbbell bench press lifts.

Metric Dumbbell Bench Press Close Grip Dumbbell Bench Press Difference Percent
Average lift 86.8 lb 81.5 lb ↑5.3 lb ↑7%
Elite lift 165.8 lb 171.4 lb ↓5.5 lb ↓3%
Average bodyweight 172.1 lb 172.7 lb ↓0.6 lb ↓0%
Lifts analysed 219,757 151 ↑219,606 ↑145434%

Female comparison

The average dumbbell bench press entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average close grip dumbbell bench press.

The bodyweight of women entering dumbbell bench press lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering close grip dumbbell bench press lifts.

Metric Dumbbell Bench Press Close Grip Dumbbell Bench Press Difference Percent
Average lift 45.2 lb 35.4 lb ↑9.7 lb ↑27%
Elite lift 100.9 lb 79.7 lb ↑21.2 lb ↑27%
Average bodyweight 143.8 lb 142.9 lb ↑0.9 lb ↑1%
Lifts analysed 22,670 0 ↑22,670 ↑-