How to see the number of characters, words and sentences in Word document
- On the Review tab, in the Proofing group, click Word Count:
- On the Status bar, click on the words count, for example:
Note: If you didn't see the words count of your document in the Status bar, right-click on the Status bar and select which data you want to see on it:
Word will open a Word Count dialog box that includes all counted entities:
See also this tip in French: Comment voir le nombre de caractères, mots et phrases dans le document Word.