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Re: st: variable order


From   "Joao Pedro W. de Azevedo" <j.p.azevedo@ncl.ac.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: variable order
Date   Wed, 11 Dec 2002 13:46:46 +0000

> I have a dataset with 240 variables, however they do not follow the
> questionnaire order. I would like to change this.
> Thus, I would like to know if there is any Stata procedure which would allow
> me to change the variable order.
> Many thanks,
> JP/
> 

-findit vorder-

reveals that there is the module....

STB-40  dm51 . . . . . . . . . . . . Defining and recording variable 
orderings
        (help vorder if installed) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . J. R. Gleason
        11/97   pp.10--12; STB Reprints Vol 7, pp.49--52
        tool for managing varlists to be processed by order

V.useful in my opinion

Regards

Neil


Neil Shephard
Genetics Statistician
ARC Epidemiology Unit, University of Manchester
neil.shephard@man.ac.uk
neil.shephard@mindless.com

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