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# Count of all even numbers in the range [L, R] whose sum of digits is divisible by 3

• Difficulty Level : Easy
• Last Updated : 25 Mar, 2021

Given two integers L and R. The task is to find the count of all even numbers in the range [L, R] whose sum of digits is divisible by 3.
Examples:

Input: L = 18, R = 36
Output:
18, 24, 30, 36 are the only numbers in the range [18, 36] which are even and whose sum of digits is divisible by 3.
Input: L = 7, R = 11
Output:
There is no number in the range [7, 11] which is even and whose sum of digits is divisible by 3.

Naive approach: Initialize count = 0 and for every number in the range [L, R], check if the number is divisible by 2 and sum of its digits is divisible by 3. If yes then increment the count. Print the count in the end.
Below is the implementation of the above approach:

## C++

 `// C++ implementation of the approach``#include ``using` `namespace` `std;` `// Function to return the``// sum of digits of x``int` `sumOfDigits(``int` `x)``{``    ``int` `sum = 0;``    ``while` `(x != 0) {``        ``sum += x % 10;``        ``x = x / 10;``    ``}``    ``return` `sum;``}` `// Function to return the count``// of required numbers``int` `countNumbers(``int` `l, ``int` `r)``{``    ``int` `count = 0;``    ``for` `(``int` `i = l; i <= r; i++) {` `        ``// If i is divisible by 2 and``        ``// sum of digits of i is divisible by 3``        ``if` `(i % 2 == 0 && sumOfDigits(i) % 3 == 0)``            ``count++;``    ``}` `    ``// Return the required count``    ``return` `count;``}` `// Driver code``int` `main()``{``    ``int` `l = 1000, r = 6000;``    ``cout << countNumbers(l, r);` `    ``return` `0;``}`

## Java

 `// Java implementation of the approach``class` `GFG``{` `// Function to return the``// sum of digits of x``static` `int` `sumOfDigits(``int` `x)``{``    ``int` `sum = ``0``;``    ``while` `(x != ``0``)``    ``{``        ``sum += x % ``10``;``        ``x = x / ``10``;``    ``}``    ``return` `sum;``}` `// Function to return the count``// of required numbers``static` `int` `countNumbers(``int` `l, ``int` `r)``{``    ``int` `count = ``0``;``    ``for` `(``int` `i = l; i <= r; i++)``    ``{` `        ``// If i is divisible by 2 and``        ``// sum of digits of i is divisible by 3``        ``if` `(i % ``2` `== ``0` `&& sumOfDigits(i) % ``3` `== ``0``)``            ``count++;``    ``}` `    ``// Return the required count``    ``return` `count;``}` `// Driver code``public` `static` `void` `main(String args[])``{``    ``int` `l = ``1000``, r = ``6000``;``    ``System.out.println(countNumbers(l, r));``}``}` `// This code is contributed by Arnab Kundu`

## Python3

 `# python implementation of the approach` `# Function to return the``# sum of digits of x``def` `sumOfDigits(x):``    ``sum` `=` `0``    ``while` `x !``=` `0``:``        ``sum` `+``=` `x ``%` `10``        ``x ``=` `x``/``/``10``    ``return` `sum`  `# Function to return the count``# of required numbers``def` `countNumbers(l, r):``    ``count ``=` `0``    ``for` `i ``in` `range``(l, r ``+` `1``):` `        ``# If i is divisible by 2 and``        ``# sum of digits of i is divisible by 3``        ``if` `i ``%` `2` `=``=` `0` `and` `sumOfDigits(i) ``%` `3` `=``=` `0``:``            ``count ``+``=` `1``    ``return` `count` `# Driver code``l ``=` `1000``; r ``=` `6000``print``(countNumbers(l, r))` `# This code is contributed by Shrikant13`

## C#

 `// C# implementation of the approach``using` `System;` `class` `GFG``{` `// Function to return the``// sum of digits of x``static` `int` `sumOfDigits(``int` `x)``{``    ``int` `sum = 0;``    ``while` `(x != 0)``    ``{``        ``sum += x % 10;``        ``x = x / 10;``    ``}``    ``return` `sum;``}` `// Function to return the count``// of required numbers``static` `int` `countNumbers(``int` `l, ``int` `r)``{``    ``int` `count = 0;``    ``for` `(``int` `i = l; i <= r; i++)``    ``{` `        ``// If i is divisible by 2 and``        ``// sum of digits of i is divisible by 3``        ``if` `(i % 2 == 0 && sumOfDigits(i) % 3 == 0)``            ``count++;``    ``}` `    ``// Return the required count``    ``return` `count;``}` `// Driver code``public` `static` `void` `Main()``{``    ``int` `l = 1000, r = 6000;``    ``Console.WriteLine(countNumbers(l, r));``}``}` `// This code is contributed by Code_Mech.`

## PHP

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## Javascript

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Output:

`834`

Time Complexity: O(r – l)
Efficient approach:

1. We have to check that the number is divisible by 2.
2. We have to check that the sum of digit is divisible by 3 which means that the number is divisible by 3.

So overall we have to check if a number is divisible by both 2 and 3, and since both 2 and 3 are co prime so we just have to check if a number is divisible by their product i.e. 6.
Below is the implementation of the above approach:

## C++

 `// C++ implementation of the approach``#include ``using` `namespace` `std;` `// Function to return the count``// of required numbers``int` `countNumbers(``int` `l, ``int` `r)``{` `    ``// Count of numbers in range``    ``// which are divisible by 6``    ``return` `((r / 6) - (l - 1) / 6);``}` `// Driver code``int` `main()``{``    ``int` `l = 1000, r = 6000;``    ``cout << countNumbers(l, r);` `    ``return` `0;``}`

## Java

 `// Java implementation of the approach``class` `GFG``{` `// Function to return the count``// of required numbers``static` `int` `countNumbers(``int` `l, ``int` `r)``{` `    ``// Count of numbers in range``    ``// which are divisible by 6``    ``return` `((r / ``6``) - (l - ``1``) / ``6``);``}` `// Driver code``public` `static` `void` `main(String[] args)``{``    ``int` `l = ``1000``, r = ``6000``;``    ``System.out.println(countNumbers(l, r));``}``}` `// This code is contributed by princiraj1992`

## Python3

 `# Python3 implementation of the approach` `# Function to return the count``# of required numbers``def` `countNumbers(l, r) :` `    ``# Count of numbers in range``    ``# which are divisible by 6``    ``return` `((r ``/``/` `6``) ``-` `(l ``-` `1``) ``/``/` `6``);` `# Driver code``if` `__name__ ``=``=` `"__main__"` `:` `    ``l ``=` `1000``; r ``=` `6000``;``    ``print``(countNumbers(l, r));` `# This code is contributed by Ryuga`

## C#

 `// C# implementation of the above approach``using` `System;    ` `class` `GFG``{` `// Function to return the count``// of required numbers``static` `int` `countNumbers(``int` `l, ``int` `r)``{` `    ``// Count of numbers in range``    ``// which are divisible by 6``    ``return` `((r / 6) - (l - 1) / 6);``}` `// Driver code``public` `static` `void` `Main(String[] args)``{``    ``int` `l = 1000, r = 6000;``    ``Console.WriteLine(countNumbers(l, r));``}``}` `// This code contributed by Rajput-Ji`

## PHP

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## Javascript

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Output:
`834`

Time Complexity: O(1)

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