tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-2328222207349876984.post8768847229693405179..comments2021-01-03T11:47:47.716-06:00Comments on SQL Tact: Float like an approximation; stings like a beeUnknownnoreply@blogger.comBlogger2125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-2328222207349876984.post-51566284567639861022014-05-01T13:13:39.924-05:002014-05-01T13:13:39.924-05:00You have only presented half the picture. Yes de...You have only presented half the picture. Yes decimal(19, 9) is more precise than float53. That is clear from the microsoft documentation. What you have not presented is the precision of arithmetic with these data types. If you were to divide and multiply a decimal(19, 9) by some numbers, you would not come to the same conclusion.Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-2328222207349876984.post-81073741681665367932014-05-01T09:19:01.839-05:002014-05-01T09:19:01.839-05:00Nice...simple, clear, informative, and usefulNice...simple, clear, informative, and usefulAnonymousnoreply@blogger.com