Python Vs C++ in 2022

Manpreet Singh
4 min readMar 29, 2022

Welcome back! Python and C++ are very popular programming languages, but how do they compare in 2022? Well, let’s take a look at some of the advantages and disadvantages of these programming languages in 2022!

Advantages For C++

Many Tutorials/Projects

Whenever I look at a new programming language to learn, I always look at the ecosystem of that language, essentially the amount of tutorials/projects I can build as a beginner, luckily for you, this language has a huge community behind it. Without a doubt, if you’re planning on learning a new language, you will find many resources for this language.


One of the main advantages of using C++ is that this language is still one of the most popular programming languages right now, even though it’s several decades old! Check out the TIOBE index below that breaks down the most popular programming languages right now:

Although it may not be as popular as it was before, it’s definitely still worth learning for sure.


Another big reason to learn C++ is the amount of jobs/the salary with this language. In fact, this article I wrote a few months ago breaks down the languages with the highest salaries, and C++ was on that list:

You can check out that article below: