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Selecting Rows Randomly from a Large Table

Posted by Simon Cho on 06/12/2014

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc441928.aspx

SELECT * FROM Table1
WHERE (ABS(CAST(
(BINARY_CHECKSUM(*) *
RAND()) as int)) % 100) < 10 — Percent

SELECT * FROM Table1 TABLESAMPLE (1 percent) ORDER BY NEWID()

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