Why word count is so different between tools?

You should definitely read this interesting article from multifarious about the differences in word counting using Word, Studio and old Trados.WordCount_word_picture_5_26_2012

Conclusion: Word offers a simple word count, whereas a translation tool is designed to try and reflect translator’s effort.

http://tinyurl.com/q3zmlwg

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