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RE: st: variable names in table


From   Graeme Inglis <Graeme.Inglis@cancervic.org.au>
To   "'statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu'" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: variable names in table
Date   Mon, 24 Feb 2003 10:55:45 +1100

Thanks to you Margaret.
You did a fantastic job - it went so smoothly.
Well done.
Graeme

-----Original Message-----
From: Ricardo Ovaldia [mailto:ovaldia@yahoo.com]
Sent: Monday, 24 February 2003 10:25 AM
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: Re: st: variable names in table


--- Benoit Dulong <bendulong2@vdn.ca> wrote:
> 
> Variables (name) do not show properly in tables.
> Example.
> Look at the name q2ax11 in the table.
> 
>  tabulate q2ax11 q2ax12
> 
>            |             2 q2ax1
>    1 q2ax1 |         0          1          2 |    
> Total
>

I think that the problem stems from tabulate using the
"variable label" to label the table (which is a good
thing).

Type
. describe  q2ax11 q2ax12

and check what labels are attached to this variables.

Best,
Ricardo.

=====
Ricardo Ovaldia, MS
Statistician 
Oklahoma City, OK

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