Python List count() Method
The method count() returns count of how many times obj occurs in list.
Following is the syntax for count() method
obj -- This is the object to be counted in the list.
This method returns count of how many times obj occurs in list.
The following example shows the usage of count() method.
#!/usr/bin/python aList = [123, 'xyz', 'zara', 'abc', 123]; print "Count for 123 : ", aList.count(123); print "Count for zara : ", aList.count('zara');
Let us compile and run the above program, this will produce the following result:
Count for 123 : 2 Count for zara : 1