Percentage of open questions with answers, by quarter


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Number of open questions, percentage that have at least one answer, and the percentage that have at least one *good* answer (Score > 0). Question scores are ignored.

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with quarters as (
        DATEPART(yyyy, Question.CreationDate) as Year,
        DATEPART(q, Question.CreationDate) as Quarter,
        COUNT(distinct Question.ID) as Total,
        COUNT(DISTINCT CASE when Question.AnswerCount > 0 then Question.ID else null END) as Answered,
        COUNT(DISTINCT CASE when Answer.Score > 0 or Answer.ID = Question.AcceptedAnswerId then Question.ID else null end) as GoodAnswer
    FROM Posts as Question
    LEFT JOIN Posts as Answer 
      on Answer.PostTypeId = 2 
     and Answer.ParentId = Question.Id 
     and Answer.CommunityOwnedDate is null
   WHERE Question.PostTypeId = 1 
     AND Question.ClosedDate is null
     AND Question.Score >= 0
     AND Question.CommunityOwnedDate is null
    GROUP BY DATEPART(yyyy, Question.CreationDate)
           , DATEPART(q, Question.CreationDate)

    Total as Questions,
    CAST(convert(numeric(5,2), cast(Answered as float) * 100 / Total) as VARCHAR(10)) + '%' as [Answered],
    CAST(convert(numeric(5,2), cast(GoodAnswer as float) * 100 / Total) as VARCHAR(10)) + '%' as [GoodAnswer]
from quarters
order by Year, Quarter

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