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Title: can we add a median function
Type: enhancement Stage: resolved
Components: Library (Lib) Versions: Python 3.8
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Status: closed Resolution: fixed
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Assigned To: Nosy List: Ananthakrishnan, vstinner
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Created on 2020-01-28 13:28 by Ananthakrishnan, last changed 2020-01-28 13:33 by vstinner. This issue is now closed.

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msg360873 - (view) Author: Ananthakrishnan (Ananthakrishnan) * Date: 2020-01-28 13:28
add a function called 'median' that we can use like:

list=[1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9]     # declaring list

median(list)      #returns 5
msg360874 - (view) Author: STINNER Victor (vstinner) * (Python committer) Date: 2020-01-28 13:33
It already exists since Python 3.4:
https://docs.python.org/dev/library/statistics.html#statistics.median

Enjoy!
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Date User Action Args
2020-01-28 13:33:09vstinnersetstatus: open -> closed

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resolution: fixed
stage: resolved
2020-01-28 13:28:13Ananthakrishnancreate