DataFrame.head(n=None)[source]

Returns the first n rows.

New in version 1.3.0.

Parameters
nint, optional

default 1. Number of rows to return.

Returns
If n is greater than 1, return a list of Row.
If n is 1, return a single Row.

Notes

This method should only be used if the resulting array is expected to be small, as all the data is loaded into the driver’s memory.

Examples

>>> df.head()
Row(age=2, name='Alice')