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Convert Strings to Numbers and Numbers to Strings in Python
  • Last Updated : 17 Dec, 2020

In Python, strings or numbers can be converted to a number of strings using various inbuilt functions like str(), int(), float(), etc. Let’s see how to use each of them. 

Example 1: Converting a Python String to an int:

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# code
# gfg contains string 10
gfg = "10"
  
# using the int(), string is auto converted to int
print(int(gfg)+20)

Output:

30

Example 2: Converting a Python String to float:

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# code
gfg = "10"
  
# float(gfg) gives 10.0
print(float(gfg)+2.0

Output:



12.0

Example 3: Converting a Python int to a String:

This is achieved by using str() function as shown below

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# code
gfg = 100
  
# str(gfg) gives '100'
print(str(gfg)+" is a 3 digit number")
  
# concatination is performed between them
print(str(gfg)+"200")

Output:

100 is a 3 digit number
100200

Example 4: Converting a Python float to a String

This is achieved by using float() function as shown below

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# code
gfg = 20.0
  
# str(gfg) becomes '20.0'
print(str(gfg)+"is now a string")
  
# no addition is performed. concatenated output
print(str(gfg)+"30.0")

Output:

20.0is now a string
20.030.0

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