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hi

please how can we return the number of days per month in a given year?

thanks.
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 2000 total points
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the last day of the month is the same result, hence:

declare @date datetime
set @date = dateadd(day, 1- datepart(day, getdate()),getdate())
select datepart(day, dateadd(day, -1, dateadd(month, 1, @date))) as number_of_days_for_current_month
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by:RyanBank
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angelIII,

I can't seem to figure it out how to implement the last day of the month to a group by clause, can you assist?

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Databases/Microsoft_SQL_Server/Q_21897923.html
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by:RyanBank
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I found the answer, the data I was comparing with had a formula error that's why i though somethings wrong with averaging.
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