Subject Re: [ib-support] Index on Boolean-Col
> both you and Guido seem to imply that the value that you set with SET
> STATISTICS is the selectivity of an index.
> AFAIK it's not, they are two different figures entirely.
> In particular, I don't think that the selectivity of an index is
> something that IB keeps track of or use. It can be much more frequently
> found in these lists than in IB's documentation. ;-)
> Ciao
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this is from the language reference:
Selectivity factor for the index; the optimizer uses index selectivity, a
measure of uniqueness for indexed columns, to choose an access
strategy for a query