Push Press vs Push Jerk

Overall comparison

The daily number of push press lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of push jerk lifts.

Metric Push Press Push Jerk Difference Percent
Daily count 70 10 ↑60 ↑600%
Total lifts entered 144,198 42,885 ↑101,313 ↑236%

Male comparison

The average push press entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average push jerk.

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

Metric Push Press Push Jerk Difference Percent
Average lift 185.1 lb 200.3 lb ↓15.2 lb ↓8%
Elite lift 332.9 lb 342.9 lb ↓10 lb ↓3%
Average bodyweight 181.4 lb 178.6 lb ↑2.8 lb ↑2%
Lifts analysed 40,459 6,564 ↑33,895 ↑516%

Female comparison

The average push press entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average push jerk.

The bodyweight of women entering push press lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering push jerk lifts.

Metric Push Press Push Jerk Difference Percent
Average lift 101.9 lb 115.5 lb ↓13.6 lb ↓12%
Elite lift 177.6 lb 186.6 lb ↓9 lb ↓5%
Average bodyweight 145.6 lb 144 lb ↑1.7 lb ↑1%
Lifts analysed 13,387 3,644 ↑9,743 ↑267%