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# Pandas: Divide a DataFrame in a given ratio

## Pandas: DataFrame Exercise-38 with Solution

Write a Pandas program to divide a DataFrame in a given ratio.

Sample data:
Original DataFrame:
0 1
0 0.316147 -0.767359
1 -0.813410 -2.522672
2 0.869615 1.194704
3 -0.892915 -0.055133
4 -0.341126 0.518266
5 1.857342 1.361229
6 -0.044353 -1.205002
7 -0.726346 -0.535147
8 -1.350726 0.563117
9 1.051666 -0.441533
70% of the said DataFrame:
0 1
8 -1.350726 0.563117
2 0.869615 1.194704
5 1.857342 1.361229
6 -0.044353 -1.205002
3 -0.892915 -0.055133
1 -0.813410 -2.522672
0 0.316147 -0.767359
30% of the said DataFrame:
0 1
4 -0.341126 0.518266
7 -0.726346 -0.535147
9 1.051666 -0.441533

Sample Solution :

Python Code :

``````import pandas as pd
import numpy as np
df = pd.DataFrame(np.random.randn(10, 2))
print("Original DataFrame:")
print(df)
part_70 = df.sample(frac=0.7,random_state=10)
part_30 = df.drop(part_70.index)
print("\n70% of the said DataFrame:")
print(part_70)
print("\n30% of the said DataFrame:")
print(part_30)
``````

Sample Output:

```Original DataFrame:
0         1
0  0.316147 -0.767359
1 -0.813410 -2.522672
2  0.869615  1.194704
3 -0.892915 -0.055133
4 -0.341126  0.518266
5  1.857342  1.361229
6 -0.044353 -1.205002
7 -0.726346 -0.535147
8 -1.350726  0.563117
9  1.051666 -0.441533

70% of the said DataFrame:
0         1
8 -1.350726  0.563117
2  0.869615  1.194704
5  1.857342  1.361229
6 -0.044353 -1.205002
3 -0.892915 -0.055133
1 -0.813410 -2.522672
0  0.316147 -0.767359

30% of the said DataFrame:
0         1
4 -0.341126  0.518266
7 -0.726346 -0.535147
9  1.051666 -0.441533
```

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Getting rid of unwanted characters:

You can get rid of whitespaces or any specific character using strip methods in Python. You can use either plain strip for both sides, lstrip for the left side and rstrip for the right side only.

```str="+++Welcome python+++"
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print(str)```

Output:

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