Python sqlite3 – Tutorial and Programs

Python sqlite3 package

SQLite is a disk based lightweight database. It does not require a separate server unlike MySQL. The data stored is persistent and therefore can be accessed during subsequent application runs in a timeline.

Like any relational database, we will learn how to create a connection object to the database, create a table in the database, insert records into the table, select rows from the table based on a clause, update row(s) based on a clause, delete rows or complete table if required, etc.

List of sqlite3 Examples

In this Python sqlite3 tutorial, we will go through following concepts.


To summarize this tutorial of Python Examples, we learned what sqlite3 package is, and list of different functionalities possible using sqlite3.