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Python Python Basics (2015) Python Data Types Numbers

What kind of data types would we use when working with money in Python?

In the Numbers video in Python Basics, Kenneth mentions there are data types you would use in Python when working with money, since floats lack the necessary precision. What are these data types?

3 Answers

Those are good suggestions but there is a tool that creates primitive data types for use in currency https://code.google.com/archive/p/python-money/