Count number of files in subdirectories

find . -maxdepth 1 -type d -exec sh -c "printf '{} ' ; find '{}' -type f -ls | wc -l" \;
For each directory from the current one, list the counts of files in each of these directories. Change the -maxdepth to drill down further through directories.
Sample Output
.      406
./apache2       36
./certificates        0
./cups       16
./defaults        1
./emond.d        3
./logrotate.d        0
./mach_init.d        0
./mach_init_per_login_session.d        0
./mach_init_per_user.d        0
./manpaths.d        1
./newsyslog.d        3
./openldap       43
./pam.d       17
./paths.d        1
./periodic       14
./pf.anchors        1
./postfix       29
./ppp        0
./racoon        2
./raddb      131
./resolver        1
./security        5
./snmp        2

By: HerbCSO
2013-07-29 19:46:35

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