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Check if all array elements are equal to a given value

Written byPhuoc Nguyen
08 May, 2020
Last updated
22 Oct, 2021
JavaScript version
const isEqual = (arr, value) => arr.every((item) => item === value);

// Or
// Ends earlier for false arrays
const isEqual = (arr, value) => !arr.some((item) => item !== value);
TypeScript version
const isEqual = <T,_>(arr: T[], value: T): boolean => arr.every((item) => item === value);

// Or
const isEqual = <T,_>(arr: T[], value: T): boolean => !arr.some((item) => item !== value);
isEqual(['foo', 'foo'], 'foo'); // true
isEqual(['foo', 'bar'], 'foo'); // false
isEqual(['bar', 'bar'], 'foo'); // false

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