skewness aggregate function (Databricks SQL)

Returns the skewness value calculated from values of a group.

Syntax

skewness ( [ALL | DISTINCT ] expr ) [FILTER ( WHERE cond ) ]

Arguments

  • expr: An expression that evaluates to a numeric.

  • cond: An optional boolean expression filtering the rows used for aggregation.

Returns

A DOUBLE.

If DISTINCT is specified the function operates only on a unique set of expr values.

Examples

> SELECT skewness(col) FROM VALUES (-10), (-20), (100), (1000), (1000) AS tab(col);
 0.3853941073355022
> SELECT skewness(DISTINCT col) FROM VALUES (-10), (-20), (100), (1000), (1000) AS tab(col);
 1.1135657469022011
> SELECT skewness(col) FROM VALUES (-1000), (-100), (10), (20) AS tab(col);
 -1.1135657469022011