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3.1.3 Summary Buffer Mode Line

You can also change the format of the summary mode bar (see Mode Line Formatting). Set gnus-summary-mode-line-format to whatever you like. The default is ‘Gnus: %%b [%A] %Z’.

Here are the elements you can play with:

G
Group name.
p
Unprefixed group name.
A
Current article number.
z
Current article score.
V
Gnus version.
U
Number of unread articles in this group.
e
Number of unread articles in this group that aren't displayed in the summary buffer.
Z
A string with the number of unread and unselected articles represented either as ‘<%U(+%e) more>’ if there are both unread and unselected articles, and just as ‘<%U more>’ if there are just unread articles and no unselected ones.
g
Shortish group name. For instance, ‘rec.arts.anime’ will be shortened to ‘r.a.anime’.
S
Subject of the current article.
u
User-defined spec (see User-Defined Specs).
s
Name of the current score file (see Scoring).
d
Number of dormant articles (see Unread Articles).
t
Number of ticked articles (see Unread Articles).
r
Number of articles that have been marked as read in this session.
E
Number of articles expunged by the score files.