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MySQL MOD() Function

❮ MySQL Functions

Example

Return the remainder of 18/4:

SELECT MOD(18, 4);
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Definition and Usage

The MOD() function returns the remainder of a number divided by another number.

Syntax

MOD(x, y)

OR:

x MOD y

OR:

x % y

Parameter Values

Parameter Description
x Required. A value that will be divided by y
y Required. The divisor

Technical Details

Works in: From MySQL 4.0

More Examples

Example

Return the remainder of 18/4:

SELECT 18 MOD 4;
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Example

Return the remainder of 18/4:

SELECT 18 % 4;
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❮ MySQL Functions