Revenue analytics and unit economics Sorting records with NULL values

117. Sorting records with NULL values

In this lesson I’d like to point out another nuance when calculating unit economics metrics per cohort (campaign, channel etc). We already saw that the wrong type of join could remove some cohorts from the result completely (if campaign has no signups yet it’ll be filter out with INNER JOIN).

This is why we always should use LEFT JOIN in such calculations. To ensure that our report contains data on all campaigns we’re running, even those with 0 signups or customers. Let’s consider the query for calculating CAC per campaign:

WITH spends AS (...
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