How to Count Unique and Distinct Values in Excel

11.5 min read|Last Updated: April 24th, 2022|Categories: excel|
  • Do you have an extensive set of data?
  • Is it hard to search for some unique and distinct values?
  • Do you need to know how many unique or distinct values you have in your data set?

When we talk about a data set, we often mean a long list that contains a wide variety of values. Sometimes showing and counting some particular values helps us to make a more concise and practical data list. For example, assume a customer’s name list. Probably, some of them are mentioned more than one time. So we need a list of the names that are mentioned only once. In other words, we need Unique names.

BTW, Assume you have a list of your customers. You need to count the number of customers, filter them normally or con