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Re: st: destring with embedded blanks
> Dear list members,
> Could someone help me with converting string variables
> with embedded blanks.
> Let say I have:
> 1 02 16
> 1121 16
> Where ID is a string variable and I want to convert
> it in numeric. How do I proceed?
Perhaps something like the following....
gen new_id = real(subinstr(ID, " ","", . )
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