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LENGTH Function - PL/HQL Reference

LENGTH function returns the length of the specified string expression in characters.

Syntax:

LENGTH(string_expression); 

Return Data Type:

STRING

Example:

LENGTH('Abc ');
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4

Compatibility: Oracle, IBM DB2, Teradata, PostgreSQL, MySQL and Netezza

Version: PL/HQL 0.03

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