Count the words in a document
You can count the number of words in a document in Google Docs.
Use word count
- Open the Google Docs app .
- Open a document.
- Tap More .
- Tap Word count to see the number of:
- Characters excluding spaces
Note: Unless you select a certain part of the document, word count applies to everything except headers, footers, and footnotes.
Word count isn't available for: