Displaying totals for data puled from January thru December

Posted on 2013-12-03
Last Modified: 2013-12-04
I have a complete annual  report minus totals at end. I attempted to use another sql query to generate totals for  'Literal14.Text = GenerateTotal()  (see attached) without success. I deleted it out.  I attempted to create temp variable table (sql 2008) - but not sure I can delcare and insert into @temp ???) - - Tried but got sql unhandled exceptions.

Is there a way to use datarows, data columns, or any other technique to store the counts for each dataRow I defined for Jan- dec and then display at end?
Question by:mahpog
  • 2
LVL 48

Accepted Solution

PortletPaul earned 500 total points
ID: 39694443
I would suggest a rethinking of the SQL query.

It's possible to arrange the results into 12 monthly columns using case expressions. Plus, this can be performed as a "common table expression" (CTE) which allows reuse of the calculations performed; and we reuse them to produce the column totals.

I have also replaced the use of "between" with a better method,  see: "Beware of Between"
      AS (
                      , @selyear                                                  AS selyear
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 1 THEN a.srp_no END)  AS month_1
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 2 THEN a.srp_no END)  AS month_2
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 3 THEN a.srp_no END)  AS month_3
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 4 THEN a.srp_no END)  AS month_4
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 5 THEN a.srp_no END)  AS month_5
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 6 THEN a.srp_no END)  AS month_6
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 7 THEN a.srp_no END)  AS month_7
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 8 THEN a.srp_no END)  AS month_8
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 9 THEN a.srp_no END)  AS month_9
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 10 THEN a.srp_no END) AS month_10
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 11 THEN a.srp_no END) AS month_11
                      , COUNT(CASE WHEN MONTH(a.entry_dt) = 12 THEN a.srp_no END) AS month_12
                  FROM asrp_usage a
                  WHERE a.frp_ror = '1'
                        AND a.bus_type_gc = 'G'
                        AND a.location IN (
                              FROM fn_Split(@locationlist, ',')
                        AND ( a.entry_dt >= DATEADD(YEAR, (@selyear - 1900), 0)
                        AND   a.entry_dt <  DATEADD(YEAR, (@selyear - 1899), 0)  )
                  GROUP BY
      0 AS sort_by
    , a.srp_no
    , selyear
    , month_1
    , month_2
    , month_3
    , month_4
    , month_5
    , month_6
    , month_7
    , month_8
    , month_9
    , month_10
    , month_11
    , month_12
            1             AS sort_by
          , NULL          AS srp_no
          , NULL          AS selyear
          , SUM(month_1)  AS month_1
          , SUM(month_2)  AS month_2
          , SUM(month_3)  AS month_3
          , SUM(month_4)  AS month_4
          , SUM(month_5)  AS month_5
          , SUM(month_6)  AS month_6
          , SUM(month_7)  AS month_7
          , SUM(month_8)  AS month_8
          , SUM(month_9)  AS month_9
          , SUM(month_10) AS month_10
          , SUM(month_11) AS month_11
          , SUM(month_12) AS month_12
      FROM CTE
    , srp_no

Open in new window

Note instead of '01/01/@selyear' etc. I use of dateadd() ;Those calculations produce Jan 1 of the chosen year, and Jan 1 of the next year, like so:
declare @selyear int = 2012

  ,  dateadd(year,(@selyear-1899),0)

|                       COLUMN_0 |                       COLUMN_1 |
| January, 01 2012 00:00:00+0000 | January, 01 2013 00:00:00+0000 |

Open in new window

By the way, it isn't necessary to also do this "AND YEAR(a.entry_dt) = r.selyear" if you are choosing only dates >= "Jan 1 chosen year" and < "Jan 1 next year"

I hope the above makes sense. I guess I should point out that the output of the suggested query mimics the 12 column layout, so your ASP code would need to be amended to suit.

Author Comment

ID: 39695737
wow, that is some code. I know about CTE, but wow.   Date range was good technique. Lot to learn from this. going to take some time.

Author Closing Comment

ID: 39695753
Argh... thorough.

Featured Post

Better Security Awareness With Threat Intelligence

See how one of the leading financial services organizations uses Recorded Future as part of a holistic threat intelligence program to promote security awareness and proactively and efficiently identify threats.

Join & Write a Comment

Hello, all! I just recently started using Microsoft's IIS 7.5 within Windows 7, as I just downloaded and installed the 90 day trial of Windows 7. (Got to love Microsoft for allowing 90 days) The main reason for downloading and testing Windows 7 is t…
In .NET 2.0, Microsoft introduced the Web Site.  This was the default way to create a web Project in Visual Studio 2005.  In Visual Studio 2008, the Web Application has been restored as the default web Project in Visual Studio/.NET 3.x The Web Si…
Here's a very brief overview of the methods PRTG Network Monitor ( offers for monitoring bandwidth, to help you decide which methods you´d like to investigate in more detail.  The methods are covered in more detail in o…
When you create an app prototype with Adobe XD, you can insert system screens -- sharing or Control Center, for example -- with just a few clicks. This video shows you how. You can take the full course on Experts Exchange at

757 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

22 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now