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Does GA count session every minute or only once when each session starts?

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What about users that have a session over several time periods, for example, does one session that lasts five minutes get counted five times, i.e. once in each minute?

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September 2016

Re: Does GA count session every minute or only once when each session starts?

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Hi,
No, session ends after 30 minutes of inactivity, midnight and campaign change.

to know more please check this @ https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/2731565?hl=en

Hope this helps.
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Accepted by topic author Cathy Huiyu Z
September 2016

Re: Does GA count session every minute or only once when each session starts?

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Hi,
No, session ends after 30 minutes of inactivity, midnight and campaign change.

to know more please check this @ https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/2731565?hl=en

Hope this helps.
Thanks

Re: Does GA count session every minute or only once when each session starts?

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I think If a user come into website and spent time his session begins no matter how much time he is on the website.