Java Program to Check Prime or Not

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Check Prime or Not

To check whether the input number is a prime number or not a prime number in Java programming, you have to ask to the user to enter the number and start checking for prime number. If number is divisible from 2 to one less than that number, then the number is not prime number otherwise it will be a prime number.

Java Programming Code to Check Prime or Not

Following Java Program ask to the user to enter the number to check whether it is a prime number or not, then display it on the screen:

Java Programming Example Output:
/* Java Program Example - Check Prime or Not */
import java.util.Scanner;

public class JavaProgram
    public static void main(String args[])
        int num, i, count=0;
        Scanner scan = new Scanner(;
        System.out.print("Enter a Number : ");
        num = scan.nextInt();
        for(i=2; i<num; i++)
            if(num%i == 0)
        if(count == 0)
            System.out.print("This is a Prime Number");
            System.out.print("This is not a Prime Number");

When the above Java Program is compile and executed, it will produce the following output. Above Java Programming Example Output (for prime number):

Java Program check prime or not

Above Java Programming Example Output (for not prime number):

check prime number in java

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