# Python - List count() Method

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The Python list count() method is used to find out the total number of occurrences of a specified element in the list.

### Syntax

list.count(elem)


### Parameters

 elem Required. value of the element which need to be counted in the list.

### Example:

In the below example, list count() method is used to find out the total number of occurrences of 50 in the list called MyList.

MyList = [10, 50, 50, 100, 50, 1000]

x = MyList.count(50)
print(x)


Output

3