# woodwork.table_accessor.WoodworkTableAccessor.describe¶

WoodworkTableAccessor.describe(include=None)[source]

Calculates statistics for data contained in the DataFrame.

Parameters

include (list[str or LogicalType], optional) – filter for what columns to include in the statistics returned. Can be a list of column names, semantic tags, logical types, or a list combining any of the three. It follows the most broad specification. Favors logical types then semantic tag then column name. If no matching columns are found, an empty DataFrame will be returned.

Returns

A Dataframe containing statistics for the data or the subset of the original DataFrame that contains the logical types, semantic tags, or column names specified in include.

Return type

pd.DataFrame