Python Pandas Objects: Index.names

Pandas Series can have a name and these are set as columns names in dataframe. The index can also have its own name, these names are known as index names.


import pandas as pd

books_names=['Don Quixote','Lord of the Rings','Pinocchio','And Then There Were None']
books_series=pd.Series(books_names)#series"Famous Books"#index name



0                 Don Quixote
1           Lord of the Rings
2                   Pinocchio
3    And Then There Were None
Name: Famous Books, dtype: object

Here in the above example "Famous Books" is the index name.