Data Analysis in Python: Using Pandas DataFrames

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Analyze and explore data using pandas functions

Visualize data using pandas

Clean and prepare data using Pandas

2 hours
No download needed
Split-screen video
Desktop only

This Guided Project Data Analysis in Python: Using Pandas DataFrames is for those who are interested in using python for data science in practice. In this 90-minute Guided Project, learn how to import and visualize an IMDb data set in Pandas. You will learn how to import JSON data into a Pandas Dataframe and apply the data preparation process to ensure the data is ready for analysis. To achieve this, we will explore the famous IMDb Movies dataset. We will start with importing our JSON data into a Pandas data frame. After applying some data preparation steps such as dropping and renaming some columns, we are going to start our data analysis by answering some analytical questions about the dataset. This Guided Project is unique as it focuses on how to use Pandas functions to filter, clean, aggregate, and visualize data. In order to be successful in this project, you will need to have basic knowledge of the python programming language. basic Python syntax, simple Python operators, and Python control structures are the main prerequisite of this guided project.

Skills you will develop

  • Data Cleansing

  • Python Programming

  • Data Analysis

  • Pandas

  • Data Visualization (DataViz)

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Import and Explore Data

  2. Perform Data Cleansing

  3. Use Pandas to Create Histograms for Distribution Analysis

  4. Practice: Distribution Analysis using Histograms

  5. Create Line Charts and Bar Charts to Visualize Time

  6. Use Pandas to Create Scatter Plot for Correlation Analysis

  7. Practice: Data Visualization and Analysis

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In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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