# count filled cells

1. ### Looking for an Excel Formula to Count the Number of Filled Cell Since the Last Blank Cell

As titled, I'm looking for a formula in column B that would do something like this: David 1 John 2 Rhys 1 Emma 1 Shepard 2 Margaret 3 Elise 4 I don't mind needing an extra column for the formula to work. Thanks in advance.
2. ### Counting specific words in a sibgle cell

Greetings all you Masters of Excel What I need to do is count the number of occurrences there are of a given word in a single cell (Excel2007) example cell contents = pig pig cow sheep pig horse how many 'pig' answer 3 be fab to have a percentage as well e.g 50% of words Whose got the magic...
3. ### counta formula

I have to count the number of entries in a given range of cells. e.g. cell a1 to a50 (excluding the blanks). The first cell ref i.e. a1 would remain the same and the rest should progress one by one i..e. counta(a1:a1), counta (a1:a2), counta(a1:a3) and so on. I manually entered upto 5 to 6...

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