Numeric Results and Rounding

Teradata Vantage™ SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

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Software
Teradata Vantage
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Teradata Database
Teradata Vantage NewSQL Engine
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16.20
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Programming Reference
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B035-1145-162K

When computing an expression, numeric results that are not exact are rounded, not truncated.

For more information on rounding rules and how the RoundHalfwayMagUp and RoundNumberAsDec fields in DBSControl affect rounding, see “Numeric Data Types” in Teradata Vantage™ Data Types and Literals, B035-1143 and “DBS Control utility” in Teradata Vantage™ - Database Utilities , B035-1102 .