16.20 - Example - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantageā„¢ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

prodname
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
vrm_release
16.20
created_date
March 2019
category
Programming Reference
featnum
B035-1145-162K

The following query returns the result 20 indicating the position of 'ch' in 'chip'. This is the second occurrence of 'ch' with the search starting from the second character of the source string.

   SELECT INSTR('choose a chocolate chip cookie','ch',2,2);