16.20 - Using CUME_DIST - 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)

CUME_DIST is similar to PERCENT_RANK. Unlike PERCENT_RANK, which considers the RANK value in the presence of ties, CUME_DIST uses the highest tied rank, that is, the position of the last tied value when there are peers. CUME_DIST is the ratio of that position in the partition (RANK-HIGH/NUM ROWS).