Calculating the Percentage of Cells in a Range that Contain a Specified String


We want to create a formula that searches List1 (cells A2:A9) for each string in column B and returns the percentage of cells containing that string.


Use the COUNTIF and COUNTA functions in the following formula, and then apply percentage formatting to the cells:

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