Skipping headers in Python's CSV reader
2015-04-16 · 1 min read
CSV reader objects i.e.
DictReader instances and objects returned
reader() function are iterable.
next() function can be used
skip any number of lines.
import csv with open(filename) as f: reader = csv.DictReader(f, delimiter=';') header = reader.fieldnames a_line_after_header = next(reader) another_line_after_header = next(reader) # iterate over remaining lines for row in reader: ...
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