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Snippet Name: STDDEV_SAMP

Description: STDDEV_SAMP computes the cumulative sample standard deviation and returns the square root of the sample variance. The expr is a numeric expression, and the function returns a value of type NUMERIC. This function is same as the square root of the VAR_SAMP function. When VAR_SAMP returns null, this function returns null.

Parameters:
expr – Number expression.

Also see:
» RANK
» REGR_SLOPE
» VARIANCE
» VAR_SAMP
» VAR_POP
» SUM
» STDDEV_POP
» STDDEV
» ROW_NUMBER
» REGR_SYY
» REGR_SXY
» REGR_SXX
» REGR_R2
» REGR_INTERCEPT
» REGR_COUNT
» REGR_AVGY
» REGR_AVGX
» Number Functions: RATIO_TO_REPORT
» Number Functions: RANK
» PERCENTILE_DISC
» PERCENTILE_CONT
» PERCENT_RANK
» OVER PARTITION BY
» NTILE
» MIN
» MAX
» LEAD
» LAST_VALUE
» LAST
» LAG

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Language: PL/SQL
Highlight Mode: PLSQL
Last Modified: March 02nd, 2009

Computes the cumulative sample standard deviation AND returns the square root OF the sample VARIANCE.      STDDEV_SAMP(<expression>) OVER (<analytic_clause>)
conn oe/oe
 
SELECT department_id, last_name, hire_date, salary,
STDDEV_SAMP(salary) OVER (PARTITION BY department_id
ORDER BY hire_date
ROWS BETWEEN UNBOUNDED PRECEDING AND CURRENT ROW) AS cum_sdev
FROM employees;
 


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