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Python List | count method

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Python's List.count(~) method returns the number times a given item occurs in a list.

Parameters

1. element | any type

The element to check count for.

Return Value

Returns the number of occurrences of the element in the list.

Examples

Basic usage

The below code checks how may times 4 appears in numbers. We see the return value of 3 as 4 appears three times in numbers.

numbers = [1,2,3,4,4,4,5,6]
numbers.count(4)
3
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