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Count number of entries per day

Posted on 2011-02-23
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Hi

I need to count the numbers of entries per day in a database.

Then I need the result to be displayed so that I can see how many entries there were per day.

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Question by:jensjakobsen
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by:Ephraim Wangoya
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select convert(datetime, datefield, 101) as Daily, Count(*)
from table
group by Daily
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by:jensjakobsen
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Thanks for a very quick response.

However that example showed me the number of 1 (one) per entry.

Example:

If the date 02/02/2011 had 12 entries I get 12 entries and not 02/02/2011 = 12

Let me know if I'm unclear.
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select convert(varchar, datefield, 110) as Daily, Count(*)
from table
group by convert(varchar, datefield, 110)
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by:Ephraim Wangoya
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Missed the group by
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by:Sharath
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You can simply convert to DATE if you are on SQL Server 2008.
select convert(date, datefield) as Daily, Count(*) Cnt
from table1
group by convert(date, datefield)

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