Sumo Deadlift vs Safety Bar Squat

Overall Comparison

The daily number of sumo deadlift lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of safety bar squat lifts.

Metric Sumo Deadlift Safety Bar Squat Difference Percent
Daily count 359 11 ↑348 ↑3164%
Total lifts entered 469,479 32,056 ↑437,423 ↑1365%

Male Comparison

The average sumo deadlift entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average safety bar squat.

The bodyweight of men entering sumo deadlift lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering safety bar squat lifts.

Metric Sumo Deadlift Safety Bar Squat Difference Percent
Average lift 363 lb 335.8 lb ↑27.2 lb ↑8%
Elite lift 587.4 lb 576.9 lb ↑10.5 lb ↑2%
Average bodyweight 170.8 lb 197.3 lb ↓26.4 lb ↓13%
Lifts analysed 80,609 1,940 ↑78,669 ↑4055%

Female Comparison

The average sumo deadlift entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average safety bar squat.

The bodyweight of women entering sumo deadlift lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering safety bar squat lifts.

Metric Sumo Deadlift Safety Bar Squat Difference Percent
Average lift 205.2 lb 196.8 lb ↑8.4 lb ↑4%
Elite lift 338.6 lb 357.4 lb ↓18.7 lb ↓5%
Average bodyweight 137.8 lb 151.6 lb ↓13.8 lb ↓9%
Lifts analysed 22,743 303 ↑22,440 ↑7406%