Push Ups vs Crunches

Overall comparison

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

Metric Push Ups Crunches Difference Percent
Daily count 611 31 ↑580 ↑1871%
Total lifts entered 564,613 36,198 ↑528,415 ↑1460%

Male comparison

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

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

Metric Push Ups Crunches Difference Percent
Average lift 386.3 lb 459.2 lb ↓72.8 lb ↓16%
Elite lift 722.5 lb 933.7 lb ↓211.2 lb ↓23%
Average bodyweight 167.1 lb 163.5 lb ↑3.6 lb ↑2%
Lifts analysed 149,259 14,378 ↑134,881 ↑938%

Female comparison

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

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

Metric Push Ups Crunches Difference Percent
Average lift 217 lb 333.1 lb ↓116.1 lb ↓35%
Elite lift 380.1 lb 692 lb ↓311.8 lb ↓45%
Average bodyweight 136.6 lb 137.1 lb ↓0.4 lb ↓0%
Lifts analysed 21,450 2,828 ↑18,622 ↑658%