How to find optimal parameters using GridSearchCV for Regression?

How to find optimal parameters using GridSearchCV for Regression?

How to find optimal parameters using GridSearchCV for Regression?

This recipe helps you find optimal parameters using GridSearchCV for Regression

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def Snippet_197():
    print(format('How to find parameters using GridSearchCV  for Regression','*^82'))

    import warnings

    # load libraries
    from sklearn import datasets
    from sklearn.model_selection import train_test_split
    from sklearn.model_selection import GridSearchCV
    from sklearn.ensemble import GradientBoostingRegressor

    # load the iris datasets
    dataset = datasets.load_boston()
    X =; y =
    X_train, X_test, y_train, y_test = train_test_split(X, y, test_size=0.25)

    model = GradientBoostingRegressor()
    parameters = {'learning_rate': [0.01,0.02,0.03],
                  'subsample'    : [0.9, 0.5, 0.2],
                  'n_estimators' : [100,500,1000],
                  'max_depth'    : [4,6,8]
    grid = GridSearchCV(estimator=model, param_grid = parameters, cv = 2, n_jobs=-1), y_train)

    # Results from Grid Search
    print(" Results from Grid Search " )
    print("\n The best estimator across ALL searched params:\n",
    print("\n The best score across ALL searched params:\n",
    print("\n The best parameters across ALL searched params:\n",
    print("\n ========================================================")

************How to find parameters using GridSearchCV  for Regression*************
/Users/nilimesh/anaconda3/lib/python3.6/site-packages/sklearn/model_selection/ DeprecationWarning: The default of the `iid` parameter will change from True to False in version 0.22 and will be removed in 0.24. This will change numeric results when test-set sizes are unequal.
 Results from Grid Search

 The best estimator across ALL searched params:
 GradientBoostingRegressor(alpha=0.9, criterion='friedman_mse', init=None,
             learning_rate=0.03, loss='ls', max_depth=4, max_features=None,
             max_leaf_nodes=None, min_impurity_decrease=0.0,
             min_impurity_split=None, min_samples_leaf=1,
             min_samples_split=2, min_weight_fraction_leaf=0.0,
             n_estimators=500, n_iter_no_change=None, presort='auto',
             random_state=None, subsample=0.5, tol=0.0001,
             validation_fraction=0.1, verbose=0, warm_start=False)

 The best score across ALL searched params:

 The best parameters across ALL searched params:
 {'learning_rate': 0.03, 'max_depth': 4, 'n_estimators': 500, 'subsample': 0.5}


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