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Describe function in pandas






Purpose





Example


import pandas as pd

# Create a dictionary
dict = {
        'company':['Google', 'Microsoft', 'Apple', 'Google', 'Microsoft', 'Apple'],
        'year': [2017, 2017, 2017, 2018, 2018, 2018],
        'Profit':[20000,40000,60000,80000,70000,50000]
       }


# Create a dataframe
df = pd.DataFrame(dict, index=[0,1,2,3,4,5])

# percentile list 
perc =[.20, .40, .60, .80] 
  
# calling describe method 
desc = df.describe(percentiles = perc) 
  
# display 
desc 



Output



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Posted By  -  Karan Gupta
 
Posted On  -  Friday, May 10, 2019

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