Thanks Martijn, Barry,
I was wondering whether it could be done in a single query.
I want users to decide how many countries they want,
and show world sales on top of report followed by the N countries.
This to enable relative country shares, both for reporting and graphs.
For example, Top-10 countries + Rest in a pie graph.
So I need one additional row in the Top-N query.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Martijn Tonies" <m.tonies@stripped>
Sent: Tuesday, April 25, 2006 11:06 AM
Subject: Re: Top N selections + rest row
>>Anybody with smart ideas to get Top-N rows plus the rest row ?
>>Suppose I have ranked sales values descending for 2005, like:
>>Select Country, Sum(Sales) AS Sales From myTable
>>Where Year=2005 Group By Country
>>Order By Sales DESC LIMIT 25;
>>Then I get Top-25 sales rows, but I also want a rest row,
>>where all 26 rows represent the world total.
>>I'm using MySQL 5.0.15.
> What about just removing the LIMIT clause?
> Or, alternatively, do a skip of the first 25 rows? (check the docs
> for that)
> Do you want to get this in a single result, or additional result?
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