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MAX

Returns the maximum value in the expression. Ignores all NULL values.

Syntax

MAX ( [ DISTINCT ] expression  )  

Arguments

expression
An expression that is a numeric, date/time, or literal.

DISTINCT Specifies that each unique value is considered. DISTINCT is not meaningful with MAX.

Return Type

Returns a value same as expression.

Examples

This example finds the highest (maximum) price in the pricing blockchain.

SELECT MIN(price) FROM pricing;

Response:

MAX(PRICE) [FLOAT32]    
530.44