Advanced Techniques for Exploring Data Sets with Pandas

Video description

Explore popular datasets in R, while mastering advanced techniques used for them

About This Video

  • This course will help you explore techniques for expanding your knowledge with data sets in pandas

  • Data sets in Pandas can be utilized in different ways; you'll learn to do this using advanced techniques

  • Know how you can select data, manipulate it, transform it, and reshape it

  • In Detail

    In this course, you will learn how to start using pandas from end-to-end: from getting your data into pandas; using pandas to manipulate, transform, analyze, and visualize data; to ultimately taking your transformed data out of pandas into any number of formats.

    This course will get you (or anyone who has never used pandas) started on using it as a complete end-to-end data analysis workflow. You will start by setting up Python, pandas, and Jupyter notebooks. You will learn how to use Jupyter notebooks to run Python code. We will then show how to get data into pandas and do some exploratory analysis. You will learn how to manipulate and reshape data using pandas methods. You will also learn how to deal with missing data from your datasets, how to draw charts and plots using pandas and Matplotlib, and how to create some cool visualizations for your audience. Finally, you will wrap-up your newly gained pandas knowledge by learning how to get data out of pandas into some popular file formats.

    Product information

    • Title: Advanced Techniques for Exploring Data Sets with Pandas
    • Author(s): Harish Garg
    • Release date: July 2017
    • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
    • ISBN: 9781788397599