dask.dataframe.Series.cat.as_ordered

dask.dataframe.Series.cat.as_ordered

dataframe.Series.cat.as_ordered(*args, **kwargs)

Set the Categorical to be ordered.

This docstring was copied from pandas.core.arrays.categorical.CategoricalAccessor.as_ordered.

Some inconsistencies with the Dask version may exist.

Parameters
inplacebool, default False

Whether or not to set the ordered attribute in-place or return a copy of this categorical with ordered set to True.

Returns
Categorical or None

Ordered Categorical or None if inplace=True.