Regional Sales Comparison

An insurance company maintains records of sales made by its employees. Each employee is assigned to a state. States are grouped under regions. The following tables contain the data:

TABLE regions
  id INTEGER PRIMARY KEY
  name VARCHAR(50) NOT NULL

TABLE states
  id INTEGER PRIMARY KEY
  name VARCHAR(50) NOT NULL
  regionId INTEGER NOT NULL REFERENCES regions(id)

TABLE employees
  id INTEGER PRIMARY KEY
  name VARCHAR(50) NOT NULL
  stateId INTEGER NOT NULL REFERENCES states(id)

TABLE sales
  id INTEGER PRIMARY KEY
  amount INTEGER NOT NULL
  employeeId INTEGER NOT NULL REFERENCES employees(id)  

Management requires a comparative region sales analysis report.

Write a query that returns:

  • The region name.
  • Average sales per employee for the region (Average sales = Total sales made for the region / Number of employees in the region).
  • The difference between the average sales of the region with the highest average sales, and the average sales per employee for the region (average sales to be calculated as explained above).

A region with no sales should be also returned. Use 0 for average sales per employee for such a region when calculating the 2nd and the 3rd column.

See the example case for more details.

SQLite 3.28  
 

  •   Example case: Wrong answer
  •   Region-wise sales correctly calculated: Wrong answer
  •   Some regions have no employees, or all employees have no sales: Wrong answer
  •   All regions have sales, employees have zero to many sales: Wrong answer

Tags
SQL Aggregation Left join Select Public New
Hard

30min

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