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Is it possible to concatenate multiple MySQL rows into one field?

Jeson84Jeson84 USAPosts: 90Member
edited February 5 in MySQL

select favorite_brands from consumers where consumer_id =1;

above query will return something like,

Coca Cola
Ford
Samsung

Is it possible to concatenate this result as follows?

Coca Cola, Ford, Samsung

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  • DavidMDavidM USAPosts: 342Member
    edited February 7

    It is possible to use GROUP_CONCAT

    First you have to set the data size of group contact according to your requirement. Default size is 1024 bytes.

    set group_concat_max_len=2048

    Then,

    select consumer_id, group_concat(favorite_brands separator ', ')
    from consumers group by consumer_id;
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