5.12 Summary

The following table summarizes the operator precedences in Python, from lowest precedence (least binding) to highest precedence (most binding). Operators in the same box have the same precedence. Unless the syntax is explicitly given, operators are binary. Operators in the same box group left to right (except for comparisons, which chain from left to right -- see above).

Operator  Description 
lambda Lambda expression
or Boolean OR
and Boolean AND
not x Boolean NOT
in, not in Membership tests
is, is not Identity tests
<, <=, >, >=, <>, !=, == Comparisons
| Bitwise OR
^ Bitwise XOR
& Bitwise AND
«, » Shifts
+, - Addition and subtraction
*, /, % Multiplication, division, remainder
** Exponentiation
+x, -x Positive, negative
~x Bitwise not
x.attribute Attribute reference
x[index] Subscription
x[index:index] Slicing
f(arguments...) Function call
(expressions...) Binding or tuple display
[expressions...] List display
{key:datum...} Dictionary display
`expressions...` String conversion

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