Re: st: Re: labeling overlaid histograms

 From rghuang <0034058@fudan.edu.cn> To "statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" Subject Re: st: Re: labeling overlaid histograms Date Sat, 13 Dec 2003 13:28:45 +0800

Scott Merryman，

i want to know what /// means?and what is its function.
can you do me a favor to tell me ?
thank you.

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 Devra,   I believe you want to use the -legend(label(# "text"))- option.  Something like this:   twoway (histogram weight if foreign==0, density blcolor(blue) bfcolor(none) legend(label(1 "Domestic"))) ///  (histogram weight if foreign==1, density blcolor(red) bfcolor(none) legend(label(2 "Foreign")))   hope this helps, Scott   ----- Original Message -----  From: "Devra Golbe" < dgolbe@optonline.net> To: < statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu> Sent: Friday, December 12, 2003 8:10 PM Subject: st: labeling overlaid histograms     >>  I am trying to  produce overlaid  histograms in which each histogram is >>  labeled (e.g., "foreign" or "domestic").  I have checked the graphics >>  manual, and the online help, and am unable to find the solution. >> >>  . use "C:\Stata8\auto.dta", clear >>  .histogram weight if foreign==0, density blcolor(blue) bfcolor(none) >> >>  produces a single histogram labeled  "Weight (lbs.)" >> >>  However, the following >> >>  . twoway (histogram weight if foreign==0, density blcolor(blue) >>  bfcolor(none))  /// >>    (histogram weight if foreign==1, density blcolor(red) bfcolor(none)) >> >>  produces two overlaid histograms, each labeled "density".  How can I get >>  the two histograms to be labeld "Domestic" and "Foreign", respectively? >> >>  Thanks, >>  Devra >> >> >>  ______________________________________________________________ >>  Devra L. Golbe, Professor >>  Dept. of Economics >>  Hunter College  / CUNY >>  695 Park Ave., NY, NY 10021 >>  voice:  212-772-5408 >>  fax:     212-772-5398 (office) >>             208-361-5964 (e-fax) >> >>  http://econ.hunter.cuny.edu/faculty/golbe >> >> >>  * >>  *   For searches and help try: >>  *   http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html >>  *   http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq >>  *   http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/   * *   For searches and help try: *   http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html *   http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq *   http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

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rghuang
0034058@fudan.edu.cn
2003-12-13