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PostgreSQL Basic SELECT Statement: Get unique department ID from employee table


2. Write a query to get a unique department ID from employee table.

Sample Solution:

Code:

SELECT DISTINCT department_id 
FROM employees;

Sample table: employees

Output:

pg_exercises=# SELECT DISTINCT department_id 
pg_exercises-# FROM employees;

 department_id
---------------
            90
            20
           100
            40
           110
            80
            70
            50
            60
            30
            10
             0
(12 rows)

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Previous: Write a query to display the names (first_name, last_name) using an alias name "First Name", "Last Name".
Next: Write a query to get the details of all employees from the employee table in descending order by their first name.

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