SQL Order By Clause

SQL Order By Clause

Hi friends, in this post we will learn about SQL Order By Clause. Order by clause is used to sort the result by one or more columns. By default ORDER BY clause sorts the results in ascending order. To sort the result in descending order you have to use DESC keyword.

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Table Structure:-

ID NAME AGE ADDRESS SALARY
1 MANN 30 GURGAON 20000
2 JAI 21 Delhi 15000
3 AMAN 33 Kota 12000
4 AMIT 25 Mumbai 6000
5 SURESH 37 Bhopal 8000
6 Komal 22 GURGAON 4000
7 MANN 31 DELHI 22000

SQL Server Query Order By:-

----SELECT DATABASE----
USE HIGHTECHNOLOGY
GO
----ORDER BY CLAUSE EXAMPLES----
----ORDER BY CLAUSE----
SELECT TOP 2 * FROM STUDENT_INFORMATION ORDER BY NAME, PERMADDRESS
GO
----ORDER BY CLAUSE WITH NAME ASCENDING ORDER----
SELECT TOP 2 * FROM STUDENT_INFORMATION ORDER BY NAME ASC
GO
----ORDER BY CLAUSE WITH NAME IN DECENDING ORDER----
SELECT TOP 2 * FROM STUDENT_INFORMATION ORDER BY NAME DESC
GO

SQL Order By Clause