MIN() and MAX() Functions in Oracle SQL | Oracle SQL Tutorials -13

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I will explain MIN() and MAX() Functions in Oracle SQL in this post of Oracle SQL Tutorial series.

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The MIN() function

You can find the smallest value of the selected column using the MIN() function.

 

MIN() Syntax

MIN() Function syntax is as follows.

 

SELECT MIN(column_name) FROM table_name;
SELECT MIN(column_name) FROM table_name
WHERE condition;
MIN Function examples are as follows.
SQL> select min(salary) from hr.employees;

MIN(SALARY)
-----------
3100

SQL>
SQL> select min(salary) from hr.employees where department_id>100;

MIN(SALARY)
-----------
9300

SQL>

 

 

 

The MAX() function

You can find the Largest value of the selected column using the MAX() function.

 

MAX() Syntax

MAX() Function syntax is as follows.

 

SELECT MAX(column_name) FROM table_name;


SELECT MAX(column_name) FROM table_name
WHERE condition;
MAX Function examples are as follows.

 

SQL> 
SQL> select max(salary) from hr.employees;

MAX(SALARY)
-----------
23000

SQL> 
SQL> 
SQL> select max(salary) from hr.employees where department_id>100;

MAX(SALARY)
-----------
13008

SQL>

 

 

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