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Loop months of the year in this code

I am trying to loop 3 months of the year into the code below.  How do I write this type of loop statement.  I am drawing a blank for some reason...


'How turn this into a loop where Var1 is a loop of January, February, March so that I get the total for all 3 months

select count(*) from table where Month = Var1
rec2.CursorLocation = adUseClient
rec2.Open (esql), conn, adOpenStatic, adLockOptimistic

Total = Total + rec.Fields(0)

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al4629740

8/22/2022 - Mon
aikimark

Does your table have a column named "month"?  If this is a new table, I should advise you to have column names that are different than database function names.

What type of column is "month" (numeric or text)?

Normally, I would create a Select statement that summed/counted the data for a date range, rather than executing three different Select statements.
Example:
select count(*) from table where Month Between 1 and 3

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Month column is text.

What I need was a loop to go through specified months as mentioned in the question.  

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shorvath

select count(*)
from table
where Month = 'January'
or  Month = 'February'
or Month = ' March'
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shorvath

No loop required, just the query
al4629740

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Thanks for the effort