EZ Bar Curl vs Bench Press

Overall comparison

The daily number of ez bar curl lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of bench press lifts.

Metric EZ Bar Curl Bench Press Difference Percent
Daily count 73 11,372 ↓11,299 ↓99.4%
Total lifts entered 60,909 13,354,162 ↓13,293,253 ↓99.5%

Male comparison

The average ez bar curl entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average bench press.

The bodyweight of men entering ez bar curl lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering bench press lifts.

Metric EZ Bar Curl Bench Press Difference Percent
Average lift 104.5 lb 213.9 lb ↓109.4 lb ↓51%
Elite lift 191.9 lb 368.7 lb ↓176.8 lb ↓48%
Average bodyweight 173.1 lb 176.6 lb ↓3.5 lb ↓2%
Lifts analysed 11,469 2,469,102 ↓2,457,633 ↓99.5%

Female comparison

The average ez bar curl entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average bench press.

The bodyweight of women entering ez bar curl lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering bench press lifts.

Metric EZ Bar Curl Bench Press Difference Percent
Average lift 61.7 lb 110.4 lb ↓48.6 lb ↓44%
Elite lift 119.4 lb 219.5 lb ↓100.1 lb ↓46%
Average bodyweight 145.6 lb 145.8 lb ↓0.2 lb ↓0%
Lifts analysed 599 335,632 ↓335,033 ↓99.8%