Return Series with specified index labels removed.

Remove elements of a Series based on specifying the index labels. When using a multi-index, labels on different levels can be removed by specifying the level.

param labels
single label or list-like

Index labels to drop.

param axis
0, default 0

Redundant for application on Series. index, columns : None Redundant for application on Series, but index can be used instead of labels.

New in version 0.21.0.

param level
int or level name, optional

For MultiIndex, level for which the labels will be removed.

param inplace
bool, default False

If True, do operation inplace and return None.

param errors
{‘ignore’, ‘raise’}, default ‘raise’

If ‘ignore’, suppress error and only existing labels are dropped.


Series Series with specified index labels removed.


If none of the labels are found in the index.


This feature is currently unsupported by Intel Scalable Dataframe Compiler