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How do I turn varchar value 05600000 into the percentage value 5.6 in my SQL Server 2012 query?  Thank you very much in advance.

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Something like this perhaps:
DECLARE @Value varchar(20) = '05600000'
SELECT CAST(@Value AS numeric(18,2)) / 1000000
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SELECT CAST('05600000' AS DECIMAL(18,2))/100000

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