Dumbbell Curl vs Dumbbell Shrug

Overall comparison

The daily number of dumbbell curl lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of dumbbell shrug lifts.

Metric Dumbbell Curl Dumbbell Shrug Difference Percent
Daily count 686 57 ↑629 ↑1104%
Total lifts entered 782,061 85,464 ↑696,597 ↑815%

Male comparison

The average dumbbell curl entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average dumbbell shrug.

The bodyweight of men entering dumbbell curl lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering dumbbell shrug lifts.

Metric Dumbbell Curl Dumbbell Shrug Difference Percent
Average lift 49.3 lb 102.3 lb ↓52.9 lb ↓52%
Elite lift 109 lb 209.1 lb ↓100.1 lb ↓48%
Average bodyweight 168.2 lb 171.6 lb ↓3.4 lb ↓2%
Lifts analysed 171,607 23,638 ↑147,969 ↑626%

Female comparison

The average dumbbell curl entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average dumbbell shrug.

The bodyweight of women entering dumbbell curl lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering dumbbell shrug lifts.

Metric Dumbbell Curl Dumbbell Shrug Difference Percent
Average lift 29.2 lb 59.3 lb ↓30.1 lb ↓51%
Elite lift 65.7 lb 139.8 lb ↓74.2 lb ↓53%
Average bodyweight 141.9 lb 142.6 lb ↓0.7 lb ↓0%
Lifts analysed 24,154 1,581 ↑22,573 ↑1428%