Code coverage measurement for Python

code, coverage, testing
pip install coverage==6.4.1


Code coverage testing for Python.

Stand with Ukraine measures code coverage, typically during test execution. It uses the code analysis tools and tracing hooks provided in the Python standard library to determine which lines are executable, and which have been executed. runs on these versions of Python:

  • CPython 3.7 through 3.11.0b3.
  • PyPy3 7.3.8.

Documentation is on Read the Docs. Code repository and issue tracker are on GitHub.

New in 6.x: dropped support for Python 2.7, 3.5, and 3.6; write data on SIGTERM; added support for 3.10 match/case statements.

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Getting Started

See the Quick Start section of the docs.

Change history

The complete history of changes is on the change history page.


See the Contributing section of the docs.


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