Python Tuple

Tuple is a read-only or immutable collection type in Python. It can contain any python object with sequential indexes and without worrying about duplicates. It is denoted by (values, ...)

Python Tuple Properties

  • Tuple is a sequential collection.
  • Tuple may have duplicate values.
  • Tuple is an immutable or read-only list.

Single Value Tuple Representation

Tuple with only one value must have, after value.

>>> a = 1
>>> b = (1,)

Python Tuple Attributes

Tuple has built-in functions for read-only operations unlike list:

  • count(value): Returns the count of a given value or 0 if not found.
  • index(value): Returns the index of a given value or IndexError if not found.