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Re: st: Shorthand way of applying an IF to several variables.


From   Ulrich Kohler <kohler@wz-berlin.de>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Shorthand way of applying an IF to several variables.
Date   Wed, 19 Nov 2003 10:15:39 +0100

Something like

. mvdecode v1-v300, mv(0)
. mark touse
. markout touse v1-v300
. tabstat varlist if touse


Rod Hunter wrote:
> I have, say, 500 observations and 300 variables. I want to do a TABSTSAT
> that has an IF condition such that any observation is not to be included
> in the tabstat if the value of any variable is zero or missing. I know
> how I can do this the long way, but could someone tell me how, or where
> I can find out how I can use an operaion that would save me having to
> list each of the 300 variables in the IF condition?
>
> Many thanks,
>
> Rod Hunter
>
>
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