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What does the number 8 represent in a Mac web browser?

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Yes, that is correct.  That number represents the number of blocked sites/connections/elements on the page, such as trackers, ads and other content contained in the block list used by the browser extension.  Other blocking extensions such as ad blockers and privacy extensions display their blocks in the same manner.

Here's an image of some examples including the Malwarebytes extension and several others:


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