Related Tags

python
statistics
median
communitycreator

# How to use the statistics.median_low() method in Python Onyejiaku Theophilus Chidalu

### Overview

The statistics.median_low() method is used to return the low median value of a group of data.

The low median value of a group of data is simply the lowest middle value of that data when arranged in ascending or descending order.

### Syntax

statistics.median_low (data)

Parameter value
 Parameter Description data This is required. It is the data you are working with. It could be a list, sequence, or iterator.

### Return value

The statistics.median_low() method returns a float value which represents the low median value of a group of data.

### Example

Now, let’s use the statistics.median_low() method to find the median of grouped continuous data.

#### Code

import statistics

data1 = [1, 2, 3, 4,]
# using the data parameter alone
print('The low median value of the data is:', statistics.median_low(data1))
data2 = [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6]
print('The low median of the data is:', statistics.median_low(data2))


### Explanation

• Line 1: We imported the statistics module.
• Line 3: We created a Data list we called data1.
• Line 5: We returned the output for the value of the median for the data using the statistics.median_low() method.
• Line 6: We created a Data list we called data2.
• Line 7: We returned the low median for data using the statistics.median_low() method.

RELATED TAGS

python
statistics
median
communitycreator

CONTRIBUTOR Onyejiaku Theophilus Chidalu
RELATED COURSES

View all Courses

Keep Exploring

Learn in-demand tech skills in half the time 