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Get number of months from number of days

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 01, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server


I have 2 dates (in the form MM/DD/yyyy) representing the start date of the employee and the end date of the fiscal year:

the employee started working on 12/15/2010 and the fiscal year ends on 08/31/2011

I want to calculate the number of months that the employee worked between those 2 dates

in reality this employee will have been working until 08/31/2011 for 8.5 months

datediff function returns 8

how to calculate exact number of months in sql?

thank you in advance

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