17.10 - HELP STATISTICS Usage Restriction - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Data Definition Language Detailed Topics

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

HELP STATISTICS is considered obsolete. Although HELP STATISTICS is still supported for the current Vantage release, Teradata recommends that you instead use other statistics reporting options.

For... Instead of HELP STATISTICS, use...
Column statistics SHOW STATISTICS
Summary statistics Statistics views, for example:
  • StatsV
  • TablesStatsV
  • TempTableStatsV
  • ExpStatsV
  • IndexStatsV
  • MulticolumnStatsV
  • MultiExpStatsV
  • ReconfigTableStatsV

For information, see Teradata Vantage™ - Data Dictionary, B035-1092.