Documentation for method week-number

Documentation for method week-number, assembled from the following types:

role Dateish

From Dateish

(Dateish) method week-number

Defined as:

method week-number(Date:D: --> Int:D)

Returns the week number (1..53) of the date specified by the invocant. The first week of the year is defined by ISO as the one which contains the fourth day of January. Thus, dates early in January often end up in the last week of the prior year, and similarly, the final few days of December may be placed in the first week of the next year.

say"2014-12-31").week-number;   # 1  (first week of 2015) 
say"2016-01-02").week-number;   # 53 (last week of 2015)