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RE: st: RE: Summarising multiple tabulations in one table
> > I guess your main way forward is -reshape- so that
> > the agekst* are all stacked into one variable.
> I don't see this -- could you elaborate please? The obs in
> the data set
> are several thousand woman, i.e. unit record data, so what I
> was asking
> about was a combined tabulation&formatting routine. Tabulation to
> derive percentages in each category for each variable is
> straightforward, but the formatting like the SPSS example is the
> problem. (If each variable of interest were binary, I think I could
> solve the problem using -table- or -collapse-, but there are multiple
> categories per variable here.) I am not sure my telling you that the
> names were agekst* helped -- a neat solution would allow any variable
> names across the top of the report table.
. generate i=_n
. reshape long agekst , i(i)
. tab agekst _j , col
This only works when the variables all have a commong name. THere might
be a program out there that does this for more general varlists; or
perhaps someone will write one.
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