Snatch vs Clean and Jerk

Overall comparison

The daily number of snatch lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of clean and jerk lifts.

Metric Snatch Clean and Jerk Difference Percent
Daily count 89 42 ↑47 ↑112%
Total lifts entered 199,614 196,690 ↑2,924 ↑1%

Male comparison

The average snatch entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average clean and jerk.

The bodyweight of men entering snatch lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering clean and jerk lifts.

Metric Snatch Clean and Jerk Difference Percent
Average lift 163.5 lb 200.6 lb ↓37.2 lb ↓19%
Elite lift 285.7 lb 342.6 lb ↓56.9 lb ↓17%
Average bodyweight 177.4 lb 176.4 lb ↑1 lb ↑1%
Lifts analysed 55,775 55,936 ↓161 ↓0%

Female comparison

The average snatch entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average clean and jerk.

The bodyweight of women entering snatch lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering clean and jerk lifts.

Metric Snatch Clean and Jerk Difference Percent
Average lift 93.3 lb 120.2 lb ↓26.9 lb ↓22%
Elite lift 159.7 lb 197 lb ↓37.3 lb ↓19%
Average bodyweight 143.8 lb 143.7 lb ↑0.1 lb ↑0%
Lifts analysed 23,365 22,480 ↑885 ↑4%