Java – How to convert Long to other primitive numeric data types ?

Published on March 2, 2016 by abundantcode

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Problem Statement

You need convert a long value to other numeric data types in java.


Use the Long wrapper class which exposes methods like byteValue , shortValue , intValue etc.

Below is a sample code snipper demonstrating the usage of the same.

public class Main {

    public static void main(String[] args) {

        System.out.println(" Java Tutorials");

        Long input = new Long("76");
        // Convert Long to short value
        short output1 = input.shortValue();
        // Convert Long to int
        int output2 = input.intValue();
        // Convert long to double
        double output3 = input.doubleValue();


The output for the above program is Java Tutorials




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