Number Formats

Talend Data Preparation User Guide

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Talend Data Preparation
Depending on the countries, numbers may have different formats. Here are the different formats used in Talend Data Preparation.

Format

Description

Thousands separator

Decimal separator

1,545.12 (US, UK, China, etc...)

This standard is mainly used in English-speaking countries and other countries such as China.

comma

period

1 545,12 (France, Russia, etc...)

This standard is mainly used in non English-speaking countries.

space

comma

1'545,12 (Swiss)

This standard is used in Switzerland.

apostrophe

comma

Scientific

This standard is used to write numbers using scientific notation.

In this standard, 3e2 represents three times ten raised to the power of two, or 300.

comma

period