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Count of elements on the left which are divisible by current element | Set 2

  • Last Updated : 09 Nov, 2021

Given an array A[] of N integers, the task is to generate an array B[] such that B[i] contains the count of indices j in A[] such that j < i and A[j] % A[i] = 0
Examples: 
 

Input: arr[] = {3, 5, 1} 
Output: 0 0 2 
Explanation: 
3 and 5 do not divide any element on 
their left but 1 divides 3 and 5.
Input: arr[] = {8, 1, 28, 4, 2, 6, 7} 
Output: 0 1 0 2 3 0 1 
 

 

Naive Approach: This approach is already discussed here. But the complexity of this approach is O(N2).
Efficient Approach: 
 

  • We can say that if number A divides a number B then A is a factor of B. So, we need to find the number of previous elements whose factor is the current element. 
     
  • We will maintain a count array that contains the count of the factor of each element. 
     
  • Now, Iterate over the array, and for each element 
    1. Make the answer of the current element equal to count [ arr[i] ] and 
       
    2. Increment the frequency of each factor of arr[i] in the count array. 
       

Below is the implementation of the above approach:
 

C++




// C++ implementation of the approach
#include <bits/stdc++.h>
using namespace std;
 
// Utility function to print the
// elements of the array
void printArr(int arr[], int n)
{
    for (int i = 0; i < n; i++)
        cout << arr[i] << " ";
}
 
// Function to increment the count
// for each factor of given val
void IncrementFactors(int count[],
                      int val)
{
 
    for (int i = 1; i * i <= val; i++) {
        if (val % i == 0) {
            if (i == val / i) {
                count[i]++;
            }
            else {
                count[i]++;
                count[val / i]++;
            }
        }
    }
}
 
// Function to generate and print
// the required array
void generateArr(int A[], int n)
{
    int B[n];
 
    // Find max element of array
    int maxi = *max_element(A, A + n);
 
    // Create count array of maxi size
    int count[maxi + 1] = { 0 };
 
    // For every element of the array
    for (int i = 0; i < n; i++) {
 
        // Count[ A[i] ] denotes how many
        // previous elements are there whose
        // factor is the current element.
        B[i] = count[A[i]];
 
        // Increment in count array for
        // factors of A[i]
        IncrementFactors(count, A[i]);
    }
 
    // Print the generated array
    printArr(B, n);
}
 
// Driver code
int main()
{
    int arr[] = { 8, 1, 28, 4, 2, 6, 7 };
    int n = sizeof(arr) / sizeof(arr[0]);
 
    generateArr(arr, n);
 
    return 0;
}

Java




// Java implementation of the approach
import java.util.*;
 
class GFG{
 
// Utility function to print the
// elements of the array
static void printArr(int arr[], int n)
{
    for(int i = 0; i < n; i++)
       System.out.print(arr[i] + " ");
}
 
// Function to increment the count
// for each factor of given val
static void IncrementFactors(int count[],
                             int val)
{
    for(int i = 1; i * i <= val; i++)
    {
       if (val % i == 0)
       {
           if (i == val / i)
           {
               count[i]++;
           }
           else
           {
               count[i]++;
               count[val / i]++;
           }
       }
    }
}
 
// Function to generate and print
// the required array
static void generateArr(int A[], int n)
{
    int []B = new int[n];
 
    // Find max element of array
    int maxi = Arrays.stream(A).max().getAsInt();
 
    // Create count array of maxi size
    int count[] = new int[maxi + 1];
 
    // For every element of the array
    for(int i = 0; i < n; i++)
    {
        
       // Count[ A[i] ] denotes how many
       // previous elements are there whose
       // factor is the current element.
       B[i] = count[A[i]];
        
       // Increment in count array for
       // factors of A[i]
       IncrementFactors(count, A[i]);
    }
 
    // Print the generated array
    printArr(B, n);
}
 
// Driver code
public static void main(String[] args)
{
    int arr[] = { 8, 1, 28, 4, 2, 6, 7 };
    int n = arr.length;
 
    generateArr(arr, n);
}
}
 
// This code is contributed by Amit Katiyar

Python3




# Python3 implementation of the approach
 
# Utility function to print
# elements of the array
def printArr(arr, n):
     
    for i in range(n):
        print(arr[i], end = " ")
 
# Function to increment the count
# for each factor of given val
def IncrementFactors(count, val):
 
    i = 1
    while(i * i <= val):
        if (val % i == 0):
            if (i == val // i):
                count[i] += 1
             
            else:
                count[i] += 1
                count[val // i] += 1
                 
        i += 1
 
# Function to generate and print
# the required array
def generateArr(A, n):
     
    B = [0] * n
 
    # Find max element of arr
    maxi = max(A)
 
    # Create count array of maxi size
    count = [0] * (maxi + 1)
 
    # For every element of the array
    for i in range(n):
 
        # Count[ A[i] ] denotes how many
        # previous elements are there whose
        # factor is the current element.
        B[i] = count[A[i]]
 
        # Increment in count array for
        # factors of A[i]
        IncrementFactors(count, A[i])
     
    # Print the generated array
    printArr(B, n)
 
# Driver code
arr = [ 8, 1, 28, 4, 2, 6, 7 ]
n = len(arr)
 
generateArr(arr, n)
 
# This code is contributed by code_hunt

C#




// C# implementation of the approach
using System;
using System.Linq;
 
class GFG{
 
// Utility function to print the
// elements of the array
static void printArr(int []arr, int n)
{
    for(int i = 0; i < n; i++)
       Console.Write(arr[i] + " ");
}
 
// Function to increment the count
// for each factor of given val
static void IncrementFactors(int []count,
                             int val)
{
    for(int i = 1; i * i <= val; i++)
    {
       if (val % i == 0)
       {
           if (i == val / i)
           {
               count[i]++;
           }
           else
           {
               count[i]++;
               count[val / i]++;
           }
       }
    }
}
 
// Function to generate and print
// the required array
static void generateArr(int []A, int n)
{
    int []B = new int[n];
 
    // Find max element of array
    int maxi = A.Max();
 
    // Create count array of maxi size
    int []count = new int[maxi + 1];
 
    // For every element of the array
    for(int i = 0; i < n; i++)
    {
        
       // Count[ A[i] ] denotes how many
       // previous elements are there whose
       // factor is the current element.
       B[i] = count[A[i]];
        
       // Increment in count array for
       // factors of A[i]
       IncrementFactors(count, A[i]);
    }
 
    // Print the generated array
    printArr(B, n);
}
 
// Driver code
public static void Main(String[] args)
{
    int []arr = { 8, 1, 28, 4, 2, 6, 7 };
    int n = arr.Length;
 
    generateArr(arr, n);
}
}
 
// This code is contributed by Amit Katiyar

Javascript




<script>
// Javascript implementation of the approach
 
// Utility function to print the
// elements of the array
function printArr(arr, n)
{
    for (let i = 0; i < n; i++)
        document.write(arr[i] + " ");
}
 
// Function to increment the count
// for each factor of given val
function IncrementFactors(count, val)
{
 
    for (let i = 1; i * i <= val; i++) {
        if (val % i == 0) {
            if (i == parseInt(val / i)) {
                count[i]++;
            }
            else {
                count[i]++;
                count[parseInt(val / i)]++;
            }
        }
    }
}
 
// Function to generate and print
// the required array
function generateArr(A, n)
{
    let B = new Array(n);
 
    // Find max element of array
    let maxi = Math.max(...A);
 
    // Create count array of maxi size
    let count = new Array(maxi + 1).fill(0);
 
    // For every element of the array
    for (let i = 0; i < n; i++) {
 
        // Count[ A[i] ] denotes how many
        // previous elements are there whose
        // factor is the current element.
        B[i] = count[A[i]];
 
        // Increment in count array for
        // factors of A[i]
        IncrementFactors(count, A[i]);
    }
 
    // Print the generated array
    printArr(B, n);
}
 
// Driver code
    let arr = [ 8, 1, 28, 4, 2, 6, 7 ];
    let n = arr.length;
 
    generateArr(arr, n);
 
</script>
Output: 
0 1 0 2 3 0 1

 

Time Complexity: O(N * root(MaxElement))
 


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