Military Press vs Behind The Neck Press

Overall comparison

The daily number of military press lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of behind the neck press lifts.

Metric Military Press Behind The Neck Press Difference Percent
Daily count 166 2 ↑164 ↑8200%
Total lifts entered 321,890 2 ↑321,888 ↑16094400%

Male comparison

The average military press entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average behind the neck press.

The bodyweight of men entering military press lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering behind the neck press lifts.

Metric Military Press Behind The Neck Press Difference Percent
Average lift 141.9 lb 140.7 lb ↑1.3 lb ↑1%
Elite lift 239.7 lb 240.8 lb ↓1.1 lb ↓0%
Average bodyweight 178.2 lb 177.7 lb ↑0.5 lb ↑0%
Lifts analysed 106,867 0 ↑106,867 ↑-

Female comparison

The average military press entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average behind the neck press.

The bodyweight of women entering military press lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering behind the neck press lifts.

Metric Military Press Behind The Neck Press Difference Percent
Average lift 76 lb 74.9 lb ↑1.1 lb ↑1%
Elite lift 141.2 lb 140.3 lb ↑0.8 lb ↑1%
Average bodyweight 143.5 lb 144 lb ↓0.4 lb ↓0%
Lifts analysed 7,513 0 ↑7,513 ↑-