How to use Excel COUNTIF function
All the basic information regarding COUNTIF function in Excel is listed in the table below. (This data is regularly updated from Microsoft and several resources)
|Description:||Counts the number of cells within a range that meet the given criteria|
|Return Value:||A number representing cells counted.|
|Syntax:||=COUNTIF (range, criteria)|
|Applies to:||Excel 2016, Excel 2013, Excel 2011 for Mac, Excel 2010, Excel 2007, Excel 2003, Excel XP, Excel 2000|
|Other languages:||English: COUNTIF
|Portuguese (Brazil): CONT.SE
Portuguese (Portugal): CONTAR.SE
All Other Languages: COUNTIF
|Related Functions:||COUNT, COUNTIFS|
Syntax details with an example regarding the correct usage of COUNTIF formula can be seen below.
=COUNTIF (range, criteria)
|range||The range of cells to count.|
|criteria||The criteria that controls which cells should be counted.|
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