Machine Lateral Raise vs Machine Shoulder Press

Overall comparison

The daily number of machine lateral raise lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of machine shoulder press lifts.

Metric Machine Lateral Raise Machine Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Daily count 9 39 ↓30 ↓77%
Total lifts entered 9 64,007 ↓63,998 ↓99.99%

Male comparison

The average machine lateral raise entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average machine shoulder press.

The bodyweight of men entering machine lateral raise lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering machine shoulder press lifts.

Metric Machine Lateral Raise Machine Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Average lift 124.5 lb 168.3 lb ↓43.8 lb ↓26%
Elite lift 264.2 lb 350.1 lb ↓85.9 lb ↓25%
Average bodyweight 178.1 lb 175.8 lb ↑2.3 lb ↑1%
Lifts analysed 125 13,443 ↓13,318 ↓99.1%

Female comparison

The average machine lateral raise entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average machine shoulder press.

The bodyweight of women entering machine lateral raise lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering machine shoulder press lifts.

Metric Machine Lateral Raise Machine Shoulder Press Difference Percent
Average lift 48.2 lb 74.1 lb ↓25.9 lb ↓35%
Elite lift 103.5 lb 174.4 lb ↓70.9 lb ↓41%
Average bodyweight 144.9 lb 148.2 lb ↓3.4 lb ↓2%
Lifts analysed 0 1,866 ↓1,866 ↓100%