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st: RE: Programming FGT using weights


From   "Stephen P Jenkins" <stephenj@essex.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: Programming FGT using weights
Date   Tue, 4 May 2004 09:14:37 +0100

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu 
> [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of 
> Yanina Lewit
> Sent: 03 May 2004 23:19
> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> Subject: st: Programming FGT using weights
> 
> 
> Hello:
> I´m using data of Argentina´s household survey. I´m defining 
> a program for calculate FGT. I have different poverty lines 
> (zetane, zetacu, zetagba, zetano,zetapam, zetapat )in 
> differents states of the country diffing by the variable 
> region. This work perfectly coherent with other results I got 
> using stata. The point is I want to calculated this program 
> using weights, and It wasn´t possible to me to modify this 
> program for using them. Does someone could help me? best 
> regards Yanina

I think my -povdeco- program, with its -varpl()- option will do the
calculations you require. To install it, type
	ssc install povdeco
at the Stata prompt.  (-ineqdeco- and -ineqdec0- are sibling programs
for inequality calculations.)




Stephen
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Professor Stephen P. Jenkins <stephenj@essex.ac.uk>
Institute for Social and Economic Research
University of Essex, Colchester CO4 3SQ, U.K.
Tel: +44 1206 873374.  Fax: +44 1206 873151.
http://www.iser.essex.ac.uk   



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