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Sanity.IO GROQ Count

Get results and total count of Sanity records by GROQ

TipHosting February 26, 22
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To retrieve the results and the total, using GROQ for Sanity.IO, you need to start by projecting your own model like this:

query = `{
    "items": *[_type == "post"] | order(publishedAt desc)[1...5],
    "total": count(*[_type == "post"]) 


The result looks like this

    "ms": 65,
    "query": "...",
    "result": {
        "items": [
        "total": 34

It looks obvious, but I had to read How Queries Work all the way to the end to figure out I can project my own outer model. Hope this helps someone.