Pandas: Extra pd.options.display options

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I’ve come across several pandas display options before, such as:

import pandas as pd

pd.options.display.max_columns = 50
pd.options.display.max_rows = 100
pd.options.display.max_colwidth = 80

but here are some ones that are new to me:

# Adjust the number of columns profiled and displayed by the `info()` method.
pd.options.display.max_info_columns = 150
# Adjust the number of decimals to be displayed in a DataFrame.
pd.options.display.precision = 15
# Adjust the display format in a DataFrame.
pd.options.display.float_format = '{:.2f}%'.format
# Prints and parses dates with the year first.
pd.options.display.date_yearfirst = True

Via towards data science and pandas.pydata.org.

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