Python – Extract Percentages from String

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When it is required to extract the percentages from a string, the regular expressions and the ‘findall’ method of the package is used.

Example

Below is a demonstration of the same −

import re

my_string = 'Python is % always fun % to learn % and teach'

print("The list is : " )
print(my_string)

my_result = re.findall('\d*%', my_string)

print("The resultant list is : ")
print(my_result)

Output

The list is :
Python is % always fun % to learn % and teach
The resultant list is :
['%', '%', '%']

Explanation

  • The required packages are imported into the environment.

  • A string is defined and is displayed on the console.

  • The ‘findall’ method of the regular expression package is used to define a pattern and pass the string to work on it.

  • This is assigned to a variable.

  • This variable is displayed as the output on the screen.

raja
Published on 13-Sep-2021 11:27:44
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