In this article, we will learn How to Count unique entries in a range in Excel.
What are unique values in range ?
Non- repeating values are called unique values. For example : In a list of groceries Rice, Wheat, Floor and Wheat. Values Rice & Floor are unique or non repeating whereas as wheat is repeating and non unique values. Sometimes in excel in a long list we need to find the count of unique value
Formula in Excel
range : list of values in given range
All of these might be confusing to understand. Let's understand how to use the function using an example. Here Let's say we have a name list. Now this list may contain duplicate values. How can we count unique names only? See below table.
Write this Unique Count formula anywhere on the sheet. And you will have a unique count of items in a given range.
Still with me? OK, we are almost there.
Here are all the observational notes using the formula in Excel
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