Median function in SQL Syntax

Posted on 2008-11-03
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
I need to calculate some Means and Medians.

In Excel, there is a "Median" function.  Is there a similar one in SQL?  I am using SQL Server 2005.  "Mean", as far as I know, is just "Average", so I know that is available.

Currently, I am using a Stored Procedure to acquire the Median, but it is much too slow.
Question by:wsturdev
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    if you have SQL server 2005 this explains it pretty good:

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