Posts tagged index

Don’t Forget About the Index!

This week, we have another question from StackOverflow. The question this week features a pandas problem that looks tricky on the surface. However, it becomes quite straightforward once your remember to not forget about the .index.

Specifically, in this problem, we had a data manipulation problem:

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What the Index?

Hello, world! My schedule is jam-packed this week getting ready for my upcoming seminar, “Spot the Lies Told by this Data,” but even that can’t take me away from Cameron’s Corner! This week, I want to discuss my old friend, the Index.

I’ve taught pandas to numerous colleagues and clients, and the most important lesson to learn when working with this tool is to always respect the Index.

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