ak.categories

Defined in awkward.behaviors.categorical on line 135.

ak.categories(array, highlevel=True)
Parameters
  • array – A possibly-categorical Awkward Array.

  • highlevel (bool) – If True, return an ak.Array; otherwise, return a low-level ak.layout.Content subclass.

If the array is categorical (contains ak.layout.IndexedArray or ak.layout.IndexedOptionArray labeled with parameter "__array__" = "categorical"), then this function returns its categories.

See also ak.is_categorical, ak.to_categorical, ak.from_categorical.