Pull Ups vs Close Grip Push Up

Overall comparison

The daily number of pull ups lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of close grip push up lifts.

Metric Pull Ups Close Grip Push Up Difference Percent
Daily count 1,000 0 ↑1,000 ↑-
Total lifts entered 1,097,769 0 ↑1,097,769 ↑-

Male comparison

The average pull ups entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average close grip push up.

The bodyweight of men entering pull ups lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering close grip push up lifts.

Metric Pull Ups Close Grip Push Up Difference Percent
Average lift 238.4 lb 333.5 lb ↓95.1 lb ↓29%
Elite lift 368.5 lb 610.8 lb ↓242.3 lb ↓40%
Average bodyweight 167.6 lb 163.2 lb ↑4.4 lb ↑3%
Lifts analysed 265,515 0 ↑265,515 ↑-

Female comparison

The average pull ups entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average close grip push up.

The bodyweight of women entering pull ups lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering close grip push up lifts.

Metric Pull Ups Close Grip Push Up Difference Percent
Average lift 154.7 lb 205.3 lb ↓50.5 lb ↓25%
Elite lift 241.5 lb 423.2 lb ↓181.7 lb ↓43%
Average bodyweight 134.8 lb 134.8 lb ↑0.1 lb ↑0%
Lifts analysed 31,218 0 ↑31,218 ↑-