Get Difficulty

The getdifficulty RPC

Parameters: none

Result—the current difficulty

Name Type Presence Description
result number (real) Required
(exactly 1)
The difficulty of creating a block with the same target threshold (nBits) as the highest-height block in the local best block chain. The number is a a multiple of the minimum difficulty


pai-cli -testnet getdifficulty



See also

  • GetNetworkHashPS: returns the estimated current or historical network hashes per second based on the last n blocks.
  • GetMiningInfo: returns various mining-related information.