getblockcount

getblockcount

Returns the number of blocks in the longest blockchain.

Result

Name Type Description
n numeric The current block count

Examples

bitcoin-cli getblockcount
curl --user myusername --data-binary '{"jsonrpc": "1.0", "id":"curltest", "method": "getblockcount", "params": [] }' -H 'content-type: text/plain;' http://127.0.0.1:8332/