- the act of counting the people in a certain category
- the number of people so counted
Also written headcount
- The act of counting people in a particular group.
- The number of people counted in this way.
(plural head counts)
- An act of counting a small group of people.
- Let's take a quick head count, to make sure we're all here.
- The exact number of people in a group or organization.
- The company's head count on January 1 was 15,203.