Use the PARQUET_READ_PAGE_INDEX query option to disable or enable using the Parquet page index during scans. The page index contains min/max statistics at the page-level granularity. It can be used to skip pages and rows that do not match the conditions in the WHERE clause.

This option enables the same optimization as the PARQUET_READ_STATISTICS at the finer grained page level.

Impala supports filtering based on Parquet statistics:

The supported values for the query option are:

Type: Boolean

Default: TRUE