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Databases Reporting with SQL Aggregate and Numeric Functions Counting Groups

My returned COUNT(genre) is incorrect, and i can not figure out why. Please let me know what i'm doing wrong.

SELECT genre, COUNT(genre) AS "genre_count" FROM books GROUP BY genre;

1 Answer

Jonathan Grieve
Jonathan Grieve
Treehouse Moderator 90,825 Points

Try using COUNT(*) in your query. since you're already selecting Count as a field before it. :-)

That seems to be the issue! Thank you