Python Program to find the length of a string using recursion


In this program, you will learn how to find the length of a string using recursion in Python.


ABC => 3

Xiith.com => 9

Example: How to find the length of a string using recursion in Python

count = 0


def findlength(st):
    global count
    if len(st) == 0:
        return count
    else:
        count = count + 1
        findlength(st[1:])
    return count


st = input("Enter a string:")

length = findlength(st)

print("Length of string:", length)

Output:

Enter a string:Xiith.com
Length of string: 9

Xiith is created for educational, experimental, and schooling purpose. Examples on Xiith are made easier to make a better or basic understanding. Tutorials, testimonials, and examples are continuously checked to avoid delusion, but we cannot take complete responsibility of all programs on Xiith. When you are operating this site, you have to agree to read and accept our terms of use, cookie and privacy policy.Copyright © 2020 by Xiith. All Rights Reserved. About us.