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Hi,
Attached contains the output of the query and sql. I would like my out put to be like below..All continenets should be below a static text"WORLD". Please let me know how can I do it. Please let me know if this is not clear.

table-export.xls
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Try this
select asid,name from
(
select 1 sortorder, 0, asid, 'WORLD' name from dual
union all
SELECT 2, a.id AS
id,
  lpad(' ',  (LEVEL -1) *4,   '-') || a.name as Name 
FROM ref_region a START WITH a.containingregion IS NULL CONNECT BY PRIOR a.id = a.containingregion
)
order by sortorder, name

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