17.10 - Result Type - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
17.10
Release Date
July 2021
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1145-171K
Language
English (United States)

The result data type is the same type as that of the numeric_value argument. For example, if the data type of numeric_value is DECIMAL/NUMERIC, the return type is DECIMAL/NUMERIC with the same precision and scale as the numeric_value argument.

For information on the default data type formats, see Teradata Vantageā„¢ - Data Types and Literals, B035-1143.