Unicode Character "=" (U+003D)

The character = (Equals Sign) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+003D. It is encoded in the Basic Latin block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as =.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Equals Sign
Unicode Codepoint U+003D
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Basic Latin
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Math Symbol
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+003D Conversion

HTML (decimal) =
HTML (hex) =
HTML (named) =
URL Escape Code %3D
CSS \00003D
JavaScript, JSON \u003D
C, C++, Java \u003D
Python \u003D
Rust \u{003D}
Ruby \u003D

How to type "="

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 0 0 3 D. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 0 0 3 D. Release Alt.


  • =
    Times, Times New Roman, serif
  • =
    Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • =
    Courier, Courier New, monospace

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0x3D
UTF-16 (hex) 0x003D
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000003D

Characters based on "=" (U+003D)