Sumo Deadlift vs Behind The Back Barbell Shrug

Overall Comparison

The daily number of sumo deadlift lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of behind the back barbell shrug lifts.

Metric Sumo Deadlift Behind The Back Barbell Shrug Difference Percent
Daily count 441 7 ↑434 ↑6200%
Total lifts entered 470,288 543 ↑469,745 ↑86509%

Male Comparison

The average sumo deadlift entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average behind the back barbell shrug.

The bodyweight of men entering sumo deadlift lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering behind the back barbell shrug lifts.

Metric Sumo Deadlift Behind The Back Barbell Shrug Difference Percent
Average lift 363 lb 290 lb ↑73 lb ↑25%
Elite lift 587.4 lb 572 lb ↑15.5 lb ↑3%
Average bodyweight 170.8 lb 178.2 lb ↓7.4 lb ↓4%
Lifts analysed 80,609 0 ↑80,609 ↑-

Female Comparison

The average sumo deadlift entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average behind the back barbell shrug.

The bodyweight of women entering sumo deadlift lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering behind the back barbell shrug lifts.

Metric Sumo Deadlift Behind The Back Barbell Shrug Difference Percent
Average lift 205.2 lb 145.9 lb ↑59.3 lb ↑41%
Elite lift 338.6 lb 335 lb ↑3.6 lb ↑1%
Average bodyweight 137.8 lb 146 lb ↓8.1 lb ↓6%
Lifts analysed 22,743 0 ↑22,743 ↑-