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Sql Server DATEDIFF - how to convert months to  YEARS , Months

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How do you convert months to  Years and Months?

SELECT DATEDIFF(month, '2003-12-31 23:59:59.9999999'
, '2006-01-01 00:00:00.0000000');    -- returns 25 months

I need to return    2 Years  and 1 Month
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SELECT CAST(DATEDIFF(month, '2003-12-31 23:59:59.9999999' , '2006-01-01 00:00:00.0000000')
    / 12 AS varchar(3)) + ' year(s) and ' +
    CAST(DATEDIFF(month, '2003-12-31 23:59:59.9999999' , '2006-01-01 00:00:00.0000000') % 12
    AS varchar(2)) + ' month(s)';
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