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st: Reference Category for Dummy Variables


From   "Carter Ivan Rees" <CRees1@uwyo.edu>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: Reference Category for Dummy Variables
Date   Thu, 7 Oct 2004 14:18:07 -0600

I am running a logistic regression and would like to know which category of a 0/1 dummy variable Stata uses as the reference category (first or last).    The results I am getting right now are counter intuitive.   I have checked my coding scheme and it is OK.  Thanks in advance.

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Carter Rees, M.A.
Associate Research Scientist
Wyoming Survey & Analysis Center
710 Garfield St.
Suite 320
Laramie, WY 82072
307-399-0496
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