Copy Table or a Particular Column’s data in another table SQL

We can copy the whole table or its specific columns we want to copy.

Create table and copy another table data

CREATE TABLE users AS SELECT * FROM admission;


INSERT INTO admission(name,village,district,state,country) SELECT * FROM users;

But column count in both tables should match if you use all column selector ( * ). In the above example, the admission table contains five columns & the users table also contains five columns. The column name may be different in both tables.

Copy specific column data

INSERT INTO admission(name) SELECT name FROM users;

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