16.20 - HELP STATISTICS Usage Restriction - Teradata Database - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

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Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
Release Number
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
English (United States)

HELP STATISTICS is considered obsolete. Although HELP STATISTICS is still supported for the current Teradata Database 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 Data Dictionary.