16.20 - Usage Notes - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.20
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1145-162K
Language
English (United States)

Both functions are inverse distribution functions that assume a continuous distribution.

  • PERCENTILE_CONT returns a computed result after doing linear interpolation.
  • PERCENTILE_DISC simply returns a value from the set of values.