Java.lang.Thread.getPriority() Method


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Description

The java.lang.Thread.getPriority() method returns this thread's priority.

Declaration

Following is the declaration for java.lang.Thread.getPriority() method

public final int getPriority()

Parameters

  • NA

Return Value

This method returns this thread's priority.

Exception

  • NA

Example

The following example shows the usage of java.lang.Thread.getPriority() method.

package com.tutorialspoint;

import java.lang.*;

public class ThreadDemo {

public class ThreadDemo implements Runnable {

   Thread t;
   ThreadDemo() {
    
   // thread created
   t = new Thread(this, "Admin Thread");
   // set thread priority
   t.setPriority(1);
   // print thread created
   System.out.println("thread  = " + t);
   // this will call run() function
   t.start();
   }

   public void run() {
   // returns this thread's priority.
   System.out.println("Thread priority = " + t.getPriority());
   }

   public static void main(String args[]) {
   new ThreadDemo();
   }
}  

Let us compile and run the above program, this will produce the following result:

thread = Thread[Admin Thread,1,main]
Thread priority = 1

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