16.20 - HELP STATISTICS (QCD Form) - Teradata Database - Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine

Teradata Vantage™ SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

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


Displays summary or detailed attributes for the statistics that have been collected in the TableStatistics table of a specified query capture database (QCD) for a specified table.

Submit a SHOW STATISTICS request (see SHOW STATISTICS) and specify the VALUES option to report detailed attributes for the QCD statistics that have been collected for a table, hash index, or join index. You can also use SHOW STATISTICS to report SUMMARY QCD statistics for a table, join index, or hash index.


You must have one of the following privileges to perform the QCD form of HELP STATISTICS.
  • Any privilege on table_name.
  • Own table_name and have SELECT privilege on the TableStatistics table in QCD_name.

Use the SHOW privilege to enable a user to perform HELP or SHOW requests only against the QCD statistics collected on a specified database object.