# How to Check if a List is Empty in Python?

## Problem –

You want to know if a list is empty or not.

## Solution –

To check if a list is empty you can write

In [1]: x = []

In [2]: if not x:
...:     print('List is empty')
...:
List is empty

or you can write

In [3]: x = []

In [4]: if len(x) == 0:
...:     print('List is empty')
...:
List is empty

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