featuretools.variable_types.Categorical

class featuretools.variable_types.Categorical(id, entity, name=None, categories=None)

Represents variables that can take an unordered discrete values

Parameters:categories (list) – List of categories. If left blank, inferred from data.
__init__(id, entity, name=None, categories=None)

Initialize self. See help(type(self)) for accurate signature.

Methods

__init__(id, entity[, name, categories]) Initialize self.
create_from(variable) Create new variable this type from existing
to_data_description()

Attributes

dtype
entityset
interesting_values
name
series
type_string