# 1_000_000_000 = 1000000000

October 25, 2019With Python 3.6+, you can make long numbers in your code more legible by separating the digits with underscores.

```
Python 3.7.4
>>> x = 1_000_000_000
>>> x
1000000000
```

Software engineer

With Python 3.6+, you can make long numbers in your code more legible by separating the digits with underscores.

```
Python 3.7.4
>>> x = 1_000_000_000
>>> x
1000000000
```