Count the autofilter

Hi,

I need a VBA code that helps counting different categories in an autofilter.
Let's say in my sheet autofiltered I needed to copy all the rows that have
in their column E the word 'Commerce'.
What I am doing right now is recording a macro that selects from the autofilter
the filed 'Commerce' and copies the whole sheet from A:2 until I:65000
but this is completely unefficient. since I have to do this again and again for many many fields
and keeping in mind that my original doc has a lot of rows!

So basically, I need a code that overcomes the fact that my commerce field
is made up of: row 2,3,13,21,22,23,24,34,42,43
for instance and I want that code to return 10 rows rather than 43 in the count.

Thanks for the help
Listing.xls
hugoohtaAsked:
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Wayne Taylor (webtubbs)Commented:
Hi hugoohta,

One way is to evaluate the SUBTOTAL function, calling the COUNTA function....

    Dim VisRows as Long : VisRows = [SUBTOTAL(3, A:A)]

Regards,

Wayne
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hugoohtaAuthor Commented:
What I am using right now is that code:    

Sheets("autofiltered").AutoFilterMode = False
    Sheets("autofiltered").Rows("1:1").AutoFilter
    Sheets("autofiltered").Rows("1:1").AutoFilter Field:=5, Criteria1:="'Commerce' "
    On Error Resume Next
    Sheets("autofiltered").Range("A1:I59999").Copy Sheets("Sheet2").Range("A59999").End(xlUp).Offset(0, 0)

How can I designate the exact amount of rows I need to copy and paste in sheet2

Thanks
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Wayne Taylor (webtubbs)Commented:
Copy the AutoFilter.Range, which is the visible cells only. To ignore the header row, use something like this....

    With Worksheets("autofiltered")
        Intersect(.[2:65536], .AutoFilter.Range).Copy _
                Worksheets("Sheet2").Cells(Rows.Count, "A").End(xlUp).Offset(1, 0)
    End With

Wayne
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