Push Ups vs Burpees

Overall comparison

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

Metric Push Ups Burpees Difference Percent
Daily count 611 11 ↑600 ↑5455%
Total lifts entered 564,613 15,144 ↑549,469 ↑3628%

Male comparison

The average push ups entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average burpees.

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

Metric Push Ups Burpees Difference Percent
Average lift 386.3 lb 367.6 lb ↑18.7 lb ↑5%
Elite lift 722.5 lb 768.7 lb ↓46.2 lb ↓6%
Average bodyweight 167.1 lb 168.9 lb ↓1.8 lb ↓1%
Lifts analysed 149,259 6,953 ↑142,306 ↑2047%

Female comparison

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

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

Metric Push Ups Burpees Difference Percent
Average lift 217 lb 268.3 lb ↓51.4 lb ↓19%
Elite lift 380.1 lb 539.5 lb ↓159.4 lb ↓30%
Average bodyweight 136.6 lb 137.1 lb ↓0.4 lb ↓0%
Lifts analysed 21,450 1,863 ↑19,587 ↑1051%