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The continue statement, also borrowed from C,It is used to continue the loop with the next iteration of the loop.

  • Example of continue statement


    Example : continue statement in for loop

    
    # example of continue statement
    for i in range(1, 4):
        print("First statement")
        print("Second Statement")
        print("value of i is " + str(i))
        if (i == 2):
            print("going to skit the below line for this iteration")
            continue
        print("Third Statement")
        print("Fourth Statement")
        print("Fifth Statement")
        print("=============================")
    

    Output:
    First statement
    Second Statement
    value of i is 1
    Third Statement
    Fourth Statement
    Fifth Statement
    =============================
    First statement
    Second Statement
    value of i is 2
    going to skit the below line for this iteration
    First statement
    Second Statement
    value of i is 3
    Third Statement
    Fourth Statement
    Fifth Statement
    =============================
    

    continue statement skip the current iteration and continue with next one


    Another simple example of continue statement

    
    for num in range(2, 10):
        if num % 2 == 0:
            print("Found an even number", num)
            continue
        print("Found a number", num)
    

    Output:
    Found an even number 2
    Found a number 3
    Found an even number 4
    Found a number 5
    Found an even number 6
    Found a number 7
    Found an even number 8
    Found a number 9
    

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