# Same Number Of Set Bits As N

Given a positive integer N, find out how many positive integers strictly less than N have the same number of set bits as N.

Examples :

```Input : 8
Output :3
Explanation: Binary representation of
8 : 1000, so number of set bits in 8 is 1.
So the integers less than 8 with same number
of set bits are : 4, 2, 1

Input :1
Output :0

Input :4
Output :2
```

## Recommended: Please try your approach on {IDE} first, before moving on to the solution.

Approach:

```1. Using __builtin_popcount() inbuilt function, count set bits in N and store into a
temp variable
2. Iterate from n-1 to 1 and also count set bits in i using __builtin_popcount()
function
3. Now, compare temp with __builtin_popcount(i)
4. If both are equal then increment counter variable
5. Return counter
```

Below is the implementation of above approach.

## C++

 `// CPP program to find numbers less than N ` `// that have same Number Of Set Bits As N ` `#include ` `using` `namespace` `std; ` ` `  `int` `smallerNumsWithSameSetBits(``int` `n) ` `{         ` `    ``// __builtin_popcount function that count ` `    ``// set bits in n ` `    ``int` `temp = __builtin_popcount(n); ` `     `  `    ``// Iterate from n-1 to 1 ` `    ``int` `count = 0; ` `    ``for` `(``int` `i = n - 1; i > 0; i--) { ` `         `  `        ``// check if the number of set bits  ` `        ``// equals to temp increment count         ` `        ``if` `(temp == __builtin_popcount(i)) ` `            ``count++; ` `    ``} ` `    ``return` `count; ` `} ` ` `  `// Driver Code  ` `int` `main() ` `{ ` `    ``int` `n = 4; ` `    ``cout << smallerNumsWithSameSetBits(n); ` `    ``return` `0; ` `} `

## Java

 `// Java program to find numbers less than N ` `// that have same Number Of Set Bits As N ` `class` `GFG { ` `     `  `    ``// returns number of set bits in a number ` `    ``static` `int` `__builtin_popcount(``int` `n) ` `    ``{ ` `        ``int` `d, t = ``0``; ` `         `  `        ``while``(n > ``0``) ` `        ``{ ` `            ``d = n % ``2``; ` `            ``n = n / ``2``; ` `            ``if``(d == ``1``) ` `                ``t++; ` `        ``} ` `        ``return` `t; ` `    ``} ` `     `  `    ``static` `int` `smallerNumsWithSameSetBits(``int` `n) ` `    ``{      ` `        ``// __builtin_popcount function that count ` `        ``// set bits in n ` `        ``int` `temp = __builtin_popcount(n); ` `         `  `        ``// Iterate from n-1 to 1 ` `        ``int` `count = ``0``; ` `        ``for` `(``int` `i = n - ``1``; i > ``0``; i--) { ` `             `  `            ``// check if the number of set bits  ` `            ``// equals to temp increment count      ` `            ``if` `(temp == __builtin_popcount(i)) ` `                ``count++; ` `        ``} ` `        ``return` `count; ` `    ``} ` `     `  `    ``// Driver Code  ` `    ``public` `static` `void` `main(String[] args) ` `    ``{ ` `        ``int` `n = ``4``; ` `        ``System.out.println( ` `            ``smallerNumsWithSameSetBits(n)); ` `    ``} ` `} ` ` `  `// This code is contributed by Arnab Kundu. `

## Python3

 `# Python3 program to find numbers  ` `# less than N that have same ` `# Number Of Set Bits As N ` `def` `__builtin_popcount(n) : ` `    ``t ``=` `0`     `    ``while``(n > ``0``) : ` `        ``d ``=` `n ``%` `2` `        ``n ``=` `int``(n ``/` `2``) ` `        ``if``(d ``=``=` `1``) : ` `            ``t ``=` `t ``+` `1` `    ``return` `t ` ` `  `def` `smallerNumsWithSameSetBits(n) :     ` `     `  `    ``# __builtin_popcount function  ` `    ``# that count set bits in n ` `    ``temp ``=` `__builtin_popcount(n) ` `     `  `    ``# Iterate from n-1 to 1 ` `    ``count ``=` `0` `    ``for` `i ``in` `range``(n``-``1``,``0``,``-``1``) :      ` `         `  `        ``# check if the number of  ` `        ``# set bits equals to temp ` `        ``# increment count      ` `        ``if` `(temp ``=``=` `__builtin_popcount(i)) : ` `            ``count ``=` `count ``+` `1` `    ``return` `count ` ` `  `# Driver Code  ` `n ``=` `4` `print` `(smallerNumsWithSameSetBits(n)) ` ` `  `# This code is contributed by  ` `# Manish Shaw(manishshaw1) `

## C#

 `// C# program to find numbers less than N ` `// that have same Number Of Set Bits As N ` `using` `System; ` ` `  `class` `GFG { ` `     `  `    ``// returns number of set bits in a number ` `    ``static` `int` `__builtin_popcount(``int` `n) ` `    ``{ ` `        ``int` `d, t = 0; ` `          `  `        ``while``(n > 0) ` `        ``{ ` `            ``d = n % 2; ` `            ``n = n / 2; ` `            ``if``(d == 1) ` `                ``t++; ` `        ``} ` `        ``return` `t; ` `    ``} ` `     `  `    ``static` `int` `smallerNumsWithSameSetBits(``int` `n) ` `    ``{      ` `        ``// __builtin_popcount function that count ` `        ``// set bits in n ` `        ``int` `temp = __builtin_popcount(n); ` `         `  `        ``// Iterate from n-1 to 1 ` `        ``int` `count = 0; ` `        ``for` `(``int` `i = n - 1; i > 0; i--) { ` `             `  `            ``// check if the number of set bits  ` `            ``// equals to temp increment count      ` `            ``if` `(temp == __builtin_popcount(i)) ` `                ``count++; ` `        ``} ` `        ``return` `count; ` `    ``} ` `     `  `    ``// Driver Code  ` `    ``static` `public` `void` `Main(String []args) ` `    ``{ ` `        ``int` `n = 4; ` `        ``Console.WriteLine( ` `            ``smallerNumsWithSameSetBits(n)); ` `    ``} ` `} ` ` `  `// This code is contributed by Arnab Kundu. `

## PHP

 ` 0) ` `    ``{ ` `        ``\$d` `= ``\$n` `% 2; ` `        ``\$n` `= ``intval``(``\$n` `/ 2); ` `        ``if``(``\$d` `== 1) ` `            ``\$t``++; ` `    ``} ` `    ``return` `\$t``; ` `} ` `function` `smallerNumsWithSameSetBits(``\$n``) ` `{      ` `    ``// __builtin_popcount function  ` `    ``// that count set bits in n ` `    ``\$temp` `= __builtin_popcount(``\$n``); ` `     `  `    ``// Iterate from n-1 to 1 ` `    ``\$count` `= 0; ` `    ``for` `(``\$i` `= ``\$n` `- 1; ``\$i` `> 0; ``\$i``--) ` `    ``{ ` `         `  `        ``// check if the number of  ` `        ``// set bits equals to temp ` `        ``// increment count      ` `        ``if` `(``\$temp` `== __builtin_popcount(``\$i``)) ` `            ``\$count``++; ` `    ``} ` `    ``return` `\$count``; ` `} ` ` `  `// Driver Code  ` `\$n` `= 4; ` `echo` `(smallerNumsWithSameSetBits(``\$n``)); ` ` `  `// This code is contributed by  ` `// Manish Shaw(manishshaw1) ` `?> `

Output:

```2
```

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