Push Ups vs Bodyweight Squat

Overall comparison

The daily number of push ups lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of bodyweight squat lifts.

Metric Push Ups Bodyweight Squat Difference Percent
Daily count 611 86 ↑525 ↑610%
Total lifts entered 564,613 54,141 ↑510,472 ↑943%

Male comparison

The average push ups entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average bodyweight squat.

The bodyweight of men entering push ups lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering bodyweight squat lifts.

Metric Push Ups Bodyweight Squat Difference Percent
Average lift 386.3 lb 462 lb ↓75.7 lb ↓16%
Elite lift 722.5 lb 1006.1 lb ↓283.6 lb ↓28%
Average bodyweight 167.1 lb 167.8 lb ↓0.7 lb ↓0%
Lifts analysed 149,259 15,357 ↑133,902 ↑872%

Female comparison

The average push ups entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average bodyweight squat.

The bodyweight of women entering push ups lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering bodyweight squat lifts.

Metric Push Ups Bodyweight Squat Difference Percent
Average lift 217 lb 317.7 lb ↓100.7 lb ↓32%
Elite lift 380.1 lb 714.2 lb ↓334.1 lb ↓47%
Average bodyweight 136.6 lb 141.5 lb ↓4.9 lb ↓3%
Lifts analysed 21,450 3,516 ↑17,934 ↑510%