Military Press vs Deadlift

Overall Comparison

The daily number of military press lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of deadlift lifts.

Metric Military Press Deadlift Difference Percent
Daily count 237 7,298 ↓7,061 ↓97%
Total lifts entered 520,399 13,926,201 ↓13,405,802 ↓96%

Male Comparison

The average military press entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average deadlift.

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

Metric Military Press Deadlift Difference Percent
Average lift 141.8 lb 335.8 lb ↓194 lb ↓58%
Elite lift 240.9 lb 552.1 lb ↓311.2 lb ↓56%
Average bodyweight 178.1 lb 177.7 lb ↑0.5 lb ↑0%
Lifts analysed 144,779 1,707,190 ↓1,562,411 ↓92%

Female Comparison

The average military press entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average deadlift.

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

Metric Military Press Deadlift Difference Percent
Average lift 75.6 lb 192.6 lb ↓117 lb ↓61%
Elite lift 140.4 lb 345.4 lb ↓205 lb ↓59%
Average bodyweight 143.4 lb 144.4 lb ↓1 lb ↓1%
Lifts analysed 10,964 382,334 ↓371,370 ↓97%