Python | Pandas Index.identical()
Python is a great language for doing data analysis, primarily because of the fantastic ecosystem of data-centric python packages. Pandas is one of those packages and makes importing and analyzing data much easier.
Index.identical() function determine if two Index objects contains the same elements. If they contain the same elements then the function returns
True else the function returns
False indicating the values contained in both the Indexes are different. This is similar to the
Index.equals(), but check that other comparable attributes are also equal.
Other : index
Returns : boolean value
Example #1: Use
Index.identical() function to check if two Indexes contain same elements and if other attributes are identical or not.
Let’s check if the two Indexes are identical or not.
As we can see in the output, the
Index.identical() function has returned
False indicating that the Indexes are not equal.
Example #2: Use
Index.identical() function to check if the input indexes are identical to each other or not.
Let’s check if the two Indices are identical to each other or not.
The function has returned
True indicating that both the Indexes are identical to each other.