HTML <th> rowspan Attribute

❮ HTML <th> tag

Example

<table>
  <tr>
    <th rowspan="2">Heading</th>
    <th>Heading</th>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>Table data</td>
  </tr>
  <tr>
    <td>Foot data</td>
    <td>Foot data</td>
  </tr>
</table>

Meaning

The rowspan attribute takes a numeric value that indicates how many rows high a table cell should span.

This attribute is useful in defining tables with cells of different heights.

Its default value is 1.


Standard Syntax

<th rowspan="number">...</th>



Browser Support




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Attribute Values

Value Description
number The number of rows respectively that the cell is to span.
❮ HTML <th> tag