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st: Re: Continuous to categorical variable


From   "Scott Merryman" <smerryman@kc.rr.com>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: Re: Continuous to categorical variable
Date   Sat, 19 Oct 2002 16:24:32 -0500

egen var1 = cut(0_RC), at(25 (5) 40) icodes

Scott


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Nitin Jain" <drnitinjain@yahoo.com>
To: <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Sent: Saturday, October 19, 2002 3:52 PM
Subject: st: Continuous to categorical variable


> Hi,
> Question:
> How can a convert a continuous variable within my
> dataset, into categories?
> e.g. My variable 0_RC has the following values:
> 30,31,37,29,38
> I would like to convert 0_RC into a categorical
> variable with the categories: 
> 25-30: if value is between 25 and 30
> 30-35: if value is between 30 and 35
> 35-40: if value is between 35 and 40
> Thank you,
> Nitin
> 



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