In this example, we will learn how to quantity blank spaces in a text file with Python.
#! /usr/bin/env python3 # -*- coding: utf-8 -*- fileName = input("Enter the name of the file with .txt extension: ") count = 0 with open(fileName, 'r') as file: lineList = file.readlines() for line in lineList: for letter in line: if letter == " ": count += 1 print("The number of SPACE is: ", count)
Content of test1.txt： Python is an easy to learn powerful programming language
Enter the name of the file with .txt extension: test1.txt The number of SPACE is: 7