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COUNT() and GROUP BY

/*

mysql> /*  COUNT() and GROUP BY
mysql> Number of animals per species:
mysql> */
mysql> SELECT species, COUNT(*) FROM Bird GROUP BY species;
+---------+----------+
| species | COUNT(*) |
+---------+----------+
| Bus     |        2 |
| Car     |        1 |
+---------+----------+
2 rows in set (0.00 sec)


*/  
Drop table Bird;

CREATE TABLE Bird (
    name VARCHAR(20), 
    owner VARCHAR(20),
    species VARCHAR(20), 
    sex CHAR(1), 
    birth DATE, 
    death DATE
);
  
INSERT INTO  Bird VALUES ('BlueBird','Joe','Car','f','1999-03-30',NULL);
INSERT INTO  Bird VALUES ('RedBird','Yin','Bus','m','1979-04-30',1998-01-30);
INSERT INTO  Bird VALUES ('RedBird','Yin','Bus','m','1998-01-30',NULL);


/*  COUNT() and GROUP BY 

Number of animals per species:
*/
SELECT species, COUNT(*) FROM Bird GROUP BY species;


           
       










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