17.10 - DROP TABLE and Statistics - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Detailed Topics

Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
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Release Date
July 2021
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Programming Reference
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English (United States)

When you drop a table definition, Vantage also drops all the statistics that have been collected on the table.

If you create a new table with the same name, recollecting statistics on the views and queries revalidates the statistics and makes them usable again.