Some time ago I was searching for an option to activate the 'Show Feature Count' option by default when I load a layer. I found some solutions like this:

That solutions uses Python code, but maybe there is some option in the advanced configuration of the QGIS interface that allows to activate this option.

enter image description here

  • 1
    Which QGIS version are you using? I use 3.22, so I don't have the feature. But see this pull request, it should be there since 3.26, if I got it right.
    – winnewoerp
    Commented May 16, 2023 at 11:50
  • 1
    The new feature seems to be there in QGIS 3.30.
    – user30184
    Commented May 16, 2023 at 11:54

1 Answer 1


Solved based on winnewoerp and user30184 comments:

enter image description here

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.