# pyspark.SparkContext.accumulator¶

SparkContext.accumulator(value, accum_param=None)[source]

Create an Accumulator with the given initial value, using a given AccumulatorParam helper object to define how to add values of the data type if provided. Default AccumulatorParams are used for integers and floating-point numbers if you do not provide one. For other types, a custom AccumulatorParam can be used.