What does it do?
Counts the number of cells that are blank
What it means:
=COUNTBLANK(range of cells to check)
Do you have a scenario where you want to count the number of cells that are blank in your Excel data?
If you are auditing your data and want to make sure that a blank cell is actually blank (and doesn’t contain an invisible character), then this formula is for you.
There is a simple way to count blank cells using Excel’s COUNTBLANK formula!
I explain how you can do this below:
STEP 1: We need to enter the COUNTBLANK function in a blank cell:
STEP 2: The COUNTBLANK arguments:
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What is the range of values that you want to check how many are blank?
You now have your count of values that are blank! There are 3 blank values!
CountBlank Formula in Excel