Seaborn - Environment Setup


In this chapter, we will discuss the environment setup for Seaborn. Let us begin with the installation and understand how to get started as we move ahead.

Installing Seaborn and getting started

In this section, we will understand the steps involved in the installation of Seaborn.

Using Pip Installer

To install the latest release of Seaborn, you can use pip −

pip install seaborn

For Windows, Linux & Mac using Anaconda

Anaconda (from is a free Python distribution for SciPy stack. It is also available for Linux and Mac.

It is also possible to install the released version using conda −

conda install seaborn

To install the development version of Seaborn directly from github"


Consider the following dependencies of Seaborn −

  • Python 2.7 or 3.4+
  • numpy
  • scipy
  • pandas
  • matplotlib