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A column height is in int type in my SQL Server table. I need to do a division and produce the result as a decimal in my query.

Select (height/10) as HeightDecimal

How would I cast and so that the HeightDecimal is no longer integer? 

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Try the following code:

SELECT height/10.0 AS HeightDecimal FROM dbo.whatever;

If you require a specific precision scale, then say so: 

SELECT CONVERT(DECIMAL(16,4), height/10.0) AS HeightDecimal
  FROM dbo.whatever;

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