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Re: st: graphing normal density


From   Philip Ryan <philip.ryan@adelaide.edu.au>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: graphing normal density
Date   Thu, 19 Feb 2004 08:49:38 +1030

or, more directly:

twoway function y=normden(x), range(-4 4)


see p268/269 of the graphics manual for a prettier version.

Phil

At 04:02 PM 18/02/2004 -0600, you wrote:

You can try:

drawnorm x, n(90000) means(0) sds(1) clear
kdensity x

DVM


On Wed, 18 Feb 2004, Richard Sherman wrote:

> Dear Statalist,
>
> I think this has been asked and answered before, but I can't find it...
>
> How can a create a graph of a normal density function in Stata (not a
> histogram of a random normal variable, nor a normal distribution
> overlaid on a histogram, but just the normal curve)?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Richard Sherman
>
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