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Given a table of Facebook posts, for each user who posted at least twice in 2021, write a query to find the number of days between each user’s first post of the year and last post of the year in the year 2021. Output the user and number of the days between each user's first and last post.
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|151652||599415||07/10/2021 12:00:00||Need a hug|
|661093||624356||07/29/2021 13:00:00||Bed. Class 8-12. Work 12-3. Gym 3-5 or 6. Then class 6-10. Another day that's gonna fly by. I miss my girlfriend|
|004239||784254||07/04/2021 11:00:00||Happy 4th of July!|
|661093||442560||07/08/2021 14:00:00||Just going to cry myself to sleep after watching Marley and Me.|
|151652||111766||07/12/2021 19:00:00||I'm so done with covid - need travelling ASAP!|
The dataset you are querying against may have different input & output - this is just an example!
First, we can use the and aggregate functions on the column to retrieve the earliest and latest post dates, and substract one from another accordingly.
To calculate the difference for each user, we the results by , and then filter for posts made in the year 2021. To do so, we use the function to extract the year from the column.
In the final step, to exclude users who have posted only once during the year, we apply the clause with a condition greater than 1.