Pandas Workout (Manning)
Wednesday, 26 June 2024

This book aims to improve the reader's pandas skills to a professional-level through two hundred exercises. Reuven Lerner tests your abilities against common pandas challenges such as importing and exporting, data cleaning, visualization, and performance optimization. Each exercise utilizes a real-world scenario based on real-world data, from tracking the parking tickets in New York City, to working out which country makes the best wines.

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Author: Reuven Lerner
Publisher: Manning
Date: May 2024
Pages: 440
ISBN: 978-1617299728
Print: 1617299723
Kindle: B0CZ9XQ6SL
Audience: Python developers interested in data analysis
Level: Intermediate
Category: Python

Exercises include:

  • Clean your data for accurate analysis
  • Work with rows and columns for retrieving and assigning data
  • Handle indexes, including hierarchical indexes
  • Read and write data with a number of common formats, such as CSV and JSON
  • Process and manipulate textual data from within pandas
  • Work with dates and times in pandas
  • Perform aggregate calculations on selected subsets of data
  • Produce attractive and useful visualizations that make your data come alive

 

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