Importance of C Programming Language

C programming language has following importances:

  1. C is robust language and has rich set of built-in functions, data types and operators which can be used to write any complex program.
  2. Program written in C are efficient due to availability of several data types and operators.
  3. C has the capabilities of an assembly language (low level features) with the feature of high level language so it is well suited for writing both system software and application software.
  4. C is highly portable language i.e. code written in one machine can be moved to other which is very important and powerful feature.
  5. C supports low level features like bit level programming and direct access to memory using pointer which is very useful for managing resource efficiently.
  6. C has high level constructs and it is more user friendly as its syntaxes approaches to English like language.