The parse(CharSequence) method of Year class is used to get an instance of Year from a string such as ‘2018’ passed as parameter. The string must have a valid value that can be converted to a Year. Years outside the range 0000 to 9999 must be prefixed by the plus or minus symbol.
public static Year parse(CharSequence text)
Parameters: This method accepts only one parameter text which represents the text to parse such as “2021”.
Return Value: This method returns the parsed year.
Exception: This method throws following Exceptions:
- DateTimeException: If the text cannot be parsed.
Below programs illustrate the parse(CharSequence text) method:
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