In this tutorial, you will learn how to filter a column by multiple values in Excel.
The COUNTIF formula in Excel can be used to count duplicates.
Once you are ready, we can start by using real-life scenarios to help you understand how to count duplicates in Excel.
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Anatomy of COUNTIF Function
COUNTIF function is used to determine how many cells satisfy a requirement
Count Duplicates in Excel
Before we begin we will need a group of data to be used to filter a column by multiple values in Excel.
First, you need to have a clean and tidy group of data to work with.
In this example, we want to know how many times is ‘Red’ and ‘Yellow’ duplicated. We will insert the following formula =COUNTIF($A$2:$A$8,C2).
Once we are done, you will be able to count the duplicates of ‘Red’ and ‘Yellow’.