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Re: st: generate if [exp], otherwise


From   "Mark Clatworthy" <ClatworthyMA@Cardiff.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: generate if [exp], otherwise
Date   Thu, 12 Aug 2004 09:41:26 +0100

Sorry, my mistake -  I would like to generate a newvar which is equal to
variable y +1 if variable x is less than OR EQUAL TO 5, but equal to variable y
if variable x is greater than 5.
So it will be:

gen newvar=y
replace newvar=y+1 if x<=5

Many thanks
MC
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