Push Press vs Thruster

Overall comparison

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

Metric Push Press Thruster Difference Percent
Daily count 70 34 ↑36 ↑106%
Total lifts entered 144,198 47,769 ↑96,429 ↑202%

Male comparison

The average push press entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average thruster.

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

Metric Push Press Thruster Difference Percent
Average lift 185.1 lb 171.9 lb ↑13.3 lb ↑8%
Elite lift 332.9 lb 325.2 lb ↑7.7 lb ↑2%
Average bodyweight 181.4 lb 177.1 lb ↑4.3 lb ↑2%
Lifts analysed 40,459 6,951 ↑33,508 ↑482%

Female comparison

The average push press entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average thruster.

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

Metric Push Press Thruster Difference Percent
Average lift 101.9 lb 99.7 lb ↑2.1 lb ↑2%
Elite lift 177.6 lb 180.8 lb ↓3.2 lb ↓2%
Average bodyweight 145.6 lb 141.7 lb ↑3.9 lb ↑3%
Lifts analysed 13,387 4,295 ↑9,092 ↑212%