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# Getting descriptive statistics of DataFrame in Pandas

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To get the descriptive statistics of DataFrame in Pandas, use the DataFrame's `describe(~)`

method.

# Example

Consider the following DataFrame:

```
df
A B C0 a 3 11 b 5 22 c 7 3
```

To get the descriptive statistics of each column:

```
B Ccount 3.0 3.0mean 5.0 2.0std 2.0 1.0min 3.0 1.025% 4.0 1.550% 5.0 2.075% 6.0 2.5max 7.0 3.0
```

Here, the `50%`

percentile represents the median.

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