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Re: st: missing values


From   Tak Wing Chan <tw.chan@sociology.oxford.ac.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: missing values
Date   Wed, 16 Apr 2003 12:36:12 +0100

Shouldn't the following do the job?

mvdecode varname, mv(6)

Wing

Patrick Sturgis wrote:

I have a data file that has the value 6 for the response don't know in
attitude items. I want to specify the value '6' as missing so that it is
dropped from analyses. This should be simple but I can't fathom how to do
it. Thanks in advance,

PatrickDr Patrick Sturgis
Department of Sociology
University of Surrey
Guildford
GU2 7XH
tel: 01483 686 974

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