Plugin to get note statistics

Additional Information

Maintainers: kaid00
Minimum app version:1.7
Downloads: This version:2496
Last updated:2021-06-01T08:31:11Z

Joplin Note Statistics

Note Statistics is a plugin to extend the functionalility of Joplin's inbuilt note statictics.

It allows to get statistics on number of words, images, links and more for any selected note, in a extra dialog view, which can be accessed from the toolbar

Table of contents


Statistics such as:

  • Number of:

    • Characters
    • Words
    • Letters
    • Links
    • Images
    • Numbers
    • Lines
    • Code fences
      • Not yet supported right now
  • Note Size

  • Note Read time


dialog-tool bar


dialog-tool bar


Automatic (Joplin v1.6.4 and newer)

  • Open Joplin and navigate to Preferences > Plugins
  • Search for Note statistics and press install
  • Restart Joplin to enable the plugin


  • Download the latest released JPL package (*.jpl) from here
  • Open Joplin and navigate to Tools > Options > Plugins
  • Press Install plugin and select the previously downloaded jpl file
  • Confirm selection
  • Restart Joplin to enable the plugin


  • Open Joplin and navigate to Tools > Options > Plugins
  • Search for the Note Statistics plugin
  • Press Delete to remove the plugin completely
    • Alternatively you can also disable the plugin by clicking on the toggle button
  • Restart Joplin


From the tool bar

Click on the ℹ️ icon to view the note statistics


The npm package of the plugin can be found here.

Building the plugin

If you want to build the plugin by your own simply run npm run dist.

Install Built plugin

  • Open Joplin Configuration > Plugins section
  • Under Advanced Settings, add the plugin path in the Development plugins text field.
  • This should be the path to your main plugin directory, i.e. path/to/your/root/plugin/directory.

Updating the plugin framework

To update the plugin framework, run npm run update.


Copyright (c) 2021 Azamah Junior

MIT License. See LICENSE for more information.