We recommend you use one of our OS-specific guides for help with installing dbt. If your OS is not listed, or you prefer to use
pip, please see the instructions below.
The dbt CLI is compatible with Python versions 3.6 and higher. As of v0.15.0, dbt is no longer compatible with Python2.
dbt is a Python module distributed on pypi, and can be installed via
pip. We recommend using virtual environments when installing dbt via pip.
pip install dbt
To upgrade dbt, use:
pip install --upgrade dbt