Number of specific objects that appear in the document.


This attribute names the number of objects. The type of objects being counted may be indicated either by the element name on which this attribute occurs (for example, <page-count> says that the count is of pages) or, for the <count> element, by the value of the @count-type attribute.

With these Elements

<count>, <equation-count>, <fig-count>, <page-count>, <ref-count>, <table-count>, <word-count>
Value Meaning
Counting number The number of objects being counted, for example, “5” for five tables or five figures.
Restriction: @count is required; it must be provided if the element is used.


<count count-type="contributors" count="3"/>
<fig-count count="5"/>