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Re: st: Percentages in cross-tabulation


From   Edwin Leuven <leuven@fee.uva.nl>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Percentages in cross-tabulation
Date   Tue, 24 Sep 2002 14:25:01 +0200

On Tue Sep 24, 2002 14:15, Kazi Ali Toufique wrote:
> Hello,
> I would like to crosstabulate a categorical row variable (say sex) and a
> categorical column variable (say religion) and the cells would be sum of
> income (total income of male of a particular religion and so on). The
> problem is how do I get column percentages of income without transferring
> the tabulation results to XL?
> Toufique

collapse (sum) income, by(sex religion)
egen total = sum(income), by(religion)
replace income = 100*income/total
table sex religion, c(m income)



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