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MySQL CEILING() Function

❮ MySQL Functions

Example

Return the smallest integer value that is greater than or equal to 25.75:

SELECT CEILING(25.75);
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Definition and Usage

The CEILING() function returns the smallest integer value that is bigger than or equal to a number.

Note: This function is equal to the CEIL() function.

Syntax

CEILING(number)

Parameter Values

Parameter Description
number Required. A numeric value

Technical Details

Works in: From MySQL 4.0

More Examples

Example

Return the smallest integer value that is greater than or equal to 25:

SELECT CEILING(25);
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❮ MySQL Functions