Find tables with names with specific prefix in PostgreSQL database

Query below finds tables which names start with specific prefix, e.g. tables with names starting with 'payment'.

Query

select table_schema,
       table_name
from information_schema.tables
where table_name like 'payment%'
      and table_schema not in ('information_schema', 'pg_catalog')
      and table_type = 'BASE TABLE'
order by table_name,
         table_schema;

Columns

  • table_schema - name of schema table was found in
  • table_name - name of found table

Rows

  • One row represents a table
  • Scope of rows: all found tables
  • Ordered by table name, table schema

Sample results

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