# Sum of all proper divisors of a natural number

Given a natural number, calculate sum of all its proper divisors. A proper divisor of a natural number is the divisor that is strictly less than the number. **For example**, number 20 has 5 proper divisors: 1, 2, 4, 5, 10, and the divisor summation is: 1 + 2 + 4 + 5 + 10 = 22.**Examples :**

Input : num = 10 Output: 8 // proper divisors 1 + 2 + 5 = 8 Input : num = 36 Output: 55 // proper divisors 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 + 6 + 9 + 12 + 18 = 55

This problem has very **simple solution**, we all know that for any number ‘num’ all its divisors are always less than and equal to ‘num/2’ and all prime factors are always less than and equal to **sqrt(num)**. So we iterate through ‘i’ till i<=sqrt(num) and for any ‘i’ if it divides ‘num’ , then we get two divisors ‘i’ and ‘num/i’ , continuously add these divisors but for some numbers divisors ‘i’ and ‘num/i’ will same in this case just add only one divisor , e.g; num=36 so for i=6 we will get (num/i)=6 , that’s why we will at 6 in the summation only once. Finally we add one as one is divisor of all natural numbers.

## C++

`// C++ program to find sum of all divisors of` `// a natural number` `#include<bits/stdc++.h>` `using` `namespace` `std;` `// Function to calculate sum of all proper divisors` `// num --> given natural number` `int` `divSum(` `int` `num)` `{` ` ` `// Final result of summation of divisors` ` ` `int` `result = 0;` ` ` `if` `(num == 1) ` `// there will be no proper divisor` ` ` `return` `result;` ` ` `// find all divisors which divides 'num'` ` ` `for` `(` `int` `i=2; i<=` `sqrt` `(num); i++)` ` ` `{` ` ` `// if 'i' is divisor of 'num'` ` ` `if` `(num%i==0)` ` ` `{` ` ` `// if both divisors are same then add` ` ` `// it only once else add both` ` ` `if` `(i==(num/i))` ` ` `result += i;` ` ` `else` ` ` `result += (i + num/i);` ` ` `}` ` ` `}` ` ` `// Add 1 to the result as 1 is also a divisor` ` ` `return` `(result + 1);` `}` `// Driver program to run the case` `int` `main()` `{` ` ` `int` `num = 36;` ` ` `cout << divSum(num);` ` ` `return` `0;` `}` |

## Java

`// JAVA program to find sum of all divisors` `// of a natural number` `import` `java.math.*;` `class` `GFG {` ` ` ` ` `// Function to calculate sum of all proper` ` ` `// divisors num --> given natural number` ` ` `static` `int` `divSum(` `int` `num)` ` ` `{` ` ` `// Final result of summation of divisors` ` ` `int` `result = ` `0` `;` ` ` ` ` `// find all divisors which divides 'num'` ` ` `for` `(` `int` `i = ` `2` `; i <= Math.sqrt(num); i++)` ` ` `{` ` ` `// if 'i' is divisor of 'num'` ` ` `if` `(num % i == ` `0` `)` ` ` `{` ` ` `// if both divisors are same then` ` ` `// add it only once else add both` ` ` `if` `(i == (num / i))` ` ` `result += i;` ` ` `else` ` ` `result += (i + num / i);` ` ` `}` ` ` `}` ` ` ` ` `// Add 1 to the result as 1 is also` ` ` `// a divisor` ` ` `return` `(result + ` `1` `);` ` ` `}` ` ` ` ` `// Driver program to run the case` ` ` `public` `static` `void` `main(String[] args)` ` ` `{` ` ` `int` `num = ` `36` `;` ` ` `System.out.println(divSum(num));` ` ` `}` `}` `/*This code is contributed by Nikita Tiwari*/` |

## Python

`# PYTHON program to find sum of all` `# divisors of a natural number` `import` `math` ` ` `# Function to calculate sum of all proper` `# divisors num --> given natural number` `def` `divSum(num) :` ` ` ` ` `# Final result of summation of divisors` ` ` `result ` `=` `0` ` ` ` ` `# find all divisors which divides 'num'` ` ` `i ` `=` `2` ` ` `while` `i<` `=` `(math.sqrt(num)) :` ` ` ` ` `# if 'i' is divisor of 'num'` ` ` `if` `(num ` `%` `i ` `=` `=` `0` `) :` ` ` ` ` `# if both divisors are same then` ` ` `# add it only once else add both` ` ` `if` `(i ` `=` `=` `(num ` `/` `i)) :` ` ` `result ` `=` `result ` `+` `i;` ` ` `else` `:` ` ` `result ` `=` `result ` `+` `(i ` `+` `num` `/` `i);` ` ` `i ` `=` `i ` `+` `1` ` ` ` ` `# Add 1 to the result as 1 is also` ` ` `# a divisor` ` ` `return` `(result ` `+` `1` `);` ` ` `# Driver program to run the case` `num ` `=` `36` `print` `(divSum(num))` `# This code is contributed by Nikita Tiwari` |

## C#

`// C# program to find sum of all` `// divisorsof a natural number` `using` `System;` `class` `GFG {` ` ` ` ` `// Function to calculate sum of all proper` ` ` `// divisors num --> given natural number` ` ` `static` `int` `divSum(` `int` `num)` ` ` `{` ` ` ` ` `// Final result of summation of divisors` ` ` `int` `result = 0;` ` ` ` ` `// find all divisors which divides 'num'` ` ` `for` `(` `int` `i = 2; i <= Math.Sqrt(num); i++)` ` ` `{` ` ` ` ` `// if 'i' is divisor of 'num'` ` ` `if` `(num % i == 0)` ` ` `{` ` ` ` ` `// if both divisors are same then` ` ` `// add it only once else add both` ` ` `if` `(i == (num / i))` ` ` `result += i;` ` ` `else` ` ` `result += (i + num / i);` ` ` `}` ` ` `}` ` ` ` ` `// Add 1 to the result as 1` ` ` `// is also a divisor` ` ` `return` `(result + 1);` ` ` `}` ` ` ` ` `// Driver Code` ` ` `public` `static` `void` `Main()` ` ` `{` ` ` `int` `num = 36;` ` ` `Console.Write(divSum(num));` ` ` `}` `}` `// This code is contributed by Nitin Mittal.` |

## PHP

`<?php` `// PHP program to find sum of` `// all divisors of a natural number` `// Function to calculate sum of` `// all proper divisors` `// num --> given natural number` `function` `divSum(` `$num` `)` `{` ` ` `// Final result of` ` ` `// summation of divisors` ` ` `$result` `= 0;` ` ` `// find all divisors` ` ` `// which divides 'num'` ` ` `for` `(` `$i` `= 2; ` `$i` `<= sqrt(` `$num` `);` ` ` `$i` `++)` ` ` `{` ` ` `// if 'i' is divisor of 'num'` ` ` `if` `(` `$num` `% ` `$i` `== 0)` ` ` `{` ` ` `// if both divisors are` ` ` `// same then add it only` ` ` `// once else add both` ` ` `if` `(` `$i` `== (` `$num` `/ ` `$i` `))` ` ` `$result` `+= ` `$i` `;` ` ` `else` ` ` `$result` `+= (` `$i` `+ ` `$num` `/ ` `$i` `);` ` ` `}` ` ` `}` ` ` `// Add 1 to the result as` ` ` `// 1 is also a divisor` ` ` `return` `(` `$result` `+ 1);` `}` `// Driver Code` `$num` `= 36;` `echo` `(divSum(` `$num` `));` `// This code is contributed by Ajit.` `?>` |

## Javascript

`<script>` `// Javascript program to find sum of all divisors of` `// a natural number` `// Function to calculate sum of all proper divisors` `// num --> given natural number` `function` `divSum(num)` `{` ` ` `// Final result of summation of divisors` ` ` `let result = 0;` ` ` `// find all divisors which divides 'num'` ` ` `for` `(let i=2; i<=Math.sqrt(num); i++)` ` ` `{` ` ` `// if 'i' is divisor of 'num'` ` ` `if` `(num%i==0)` ` ` `{` ` ` `// if both divisors are same then add` ` ` `// it only once else add both` ` ` `if` `(i==(num/i))` ` ` `result += i;` ` ` `else` ` ` `result += (i + num/i);` ` ` `}` ` ` `}` ` ` `// Add 1 to the result as 1 is also a divisor` ` ` `return` `(result + 1);` `}` `// Driver program to run the case` ` ` `let num = 36;` ` ` `document.write(divSum(num));` ` ` `// This code is contributed by Mayank Tyagi` ` ` `</script>` |

**Output :**

55

Please refer below post for an optimized solution and formula. **Efficient solution for sum of all the factors of a number**

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