Seaborn (styled as “seaborn”) is an open-source Python library used for visualizing the explorative statistical plots of data. It is a basic library used to extract various information that can provide an understanding of a dataset.


Guides for installing and getting started with seaborn can be found here. It runs on Python 3.7+ and requires the following dependencies:

The official release of seaborn can be installed with pip:

pip install seaborn

The seaborn library can be imported (usually with an alias called sns). However, individual functions or modules can be imported as well:

import seaborn as sns
import seaborn.object as so

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