Countif of Blanks

How do I do a "countif" formula for blank cells? I want it to count the blank cell from C2:C27, any idea how to do this?
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if they truly are blank.



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Philippe DamervalSenior Analyst ProgrammerCommented:
Which version of excel?
If it is the latest, you can achieve this by typing this formula:
You can count the nonblank values by typing:


Saqib Husain, SyedEngineerCommented:
for 2003 you can use

Anthony MellorChartered AccountantCommented:
if you know the number of rows involved then this does it:

Count if blank simple

edit: actually, the comment above with =counta() is better
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