15.10 - Example: Collecting Sampled Statistics - Teradata Database

Teradata Database SQL Data Definition Language Syntax and Examples

prodname
Teradata Database
vrm_release
15.10
created_date
December 2015
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1144-151K

This request samples statistics on column orders.o_orderkey using a user-specified sample percentage of 10%. Teradata Database collects the statistics by reading only 10% of the rows in orders.

     COLLECT STATISTICS
       USING SAMPLE 10 PERCENT
       COLUMN o_orderkey
     ON orders;

This request recollects the statistics on the o_orderkey column with the sample size of 10% and on the o_orderdatetime column with a system-selected sample size.

     COLLECT STATISTICS 
       COLUMN o_orderkey,
       COLUMN o_orderdatetime
     ON orders;

This request recollects the statistics on o_orderkey column with the sample size of 10% (set by the first request) and on o_orderdatetime with a system-selected sample size (set by the second request).

     COLLECT STATISTICS 
     ON orders;