Python append to empty list | Example code

Use Python List append() Method to append to an empty list. This method will append elements (object) to the end of an empty list.

list.append("obj")

You can also use the + operator to concatenate a list of elements to an empty list.

list = list + ["obj"]

How to append to an empty list in Python example

Simple python example code.

Using the List append method

a_list = []

a_list.append("New item")
print(a_list)

Output:

Python append to empty list

Using + operator to concatenate a list

a_list = []

a_list = a_list + [1, 2, 3]

print(a_list)

Output:

[1, 2, 3]

Do comment if you have any doubts and suggestions on this Python list topic.

Note: IDE: PyCharm 2021.1.3 (Community Edition)

Windows 10

Python 3.7

All Python Examples are in Python 3, so Maybe its different from python 2 or upgraded versions.


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