The view pg_indexes provides access to useful information about each index in the database.

Table 49-63. pg_indexes Columns

Name Type References Description
schemaname name pg_namespace .nspname Name of schema containing table and index
tablename name pg_class .relname Name of table the index is for
indexname name pg_class .relname Name of index
tablespace name pg_tablespace .spcname Name of tablespace containing index (null if default for database)
indexdef text Index definition (a reconstructed CREATE INDEX command)