Squat vs Box Squat

Overall comparison

The daily number of squat lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of box squat lifts.

Metric Squat Box Squat Difference Percent
Daily count 3,941 20 ↑3,921 ↑19605%
Total lifts entered 7,645,181 51,998 ↑7,593,183 ↑14603%

Male comparison

The average squat entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average box squat.

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

Metric Squat Box Squat Difference Percent
Average lift 129 kg 148.9 kg ↓20 kg ↓13%
Elite lift 218.2 kg 262.3 kg ↓44.1 kg ↓17%
Average bodyweight 80.1 kg 81.9 kg ↓1.7 kg ↓2%
Lifts analysed 1,704,549 9,424 ↑1,695,125 ↑17987%

Female comparison

The average squat entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average box squat.

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

Metric Squat Box Squat Difference Percent
Average lift 73.2 kg 83.3 kg ↓10.1 kg ↓12%
Elite lift 135.9 kg 148.1 kg ↓12.2 kg ↓8%
Average bodyweight 64.3 kg 65 kg ↓0.7 kg ↓1%
Lifts analysed 363,018 1,951 ↑361,067 ↑18507%