Returns a count of the number of values in a dataset.

**Sample Usage**

COUNTA(A1:A25,B1:B20)

COUNTA(1,2,3,4,5,C6:C20)

**Syntax**

COUNTA(value1, [value2, ...])

- value1 - The first number or range to consider when counting.
- value2, .. - [OPTIONAL] Additional numbers or ranges to consider while counting.

**Examples**

COUNTA(A1:A25,B1:B20) counts the number of cells that contain values in cells A1:A25 and B1:B20.