This is a
mongoshmethod. This is not the documentation for
Node.jsor other programming language specific driver methods.
In most cases,
mongoshmethods work the same way as the legacy
mongoshell methods. However, some legacy methods are unavailable in
For the legacy
mongoshell documentation, refer to the documentation for the corresponding MongoDB Server release:
For MongoDB API drivers, refer to the language specific MongoDB driver documentation.
Returns: The size in bytes of the collection.
Data compressiondoes not affect this value.
This method provides a wrapper around the
sizeoutput of the
Starting in MongoDB 4.4, to run on a replica set member,
collStatsoperations require the member to be in
SECONDARYstate. If the member is in another state, such as
STARTUP2, the operation errors.
In previous versions, the operations also run when the member is in
STARTUP2. The operations wait until the member transitioned to