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Re: st: Incorporating values of variable or parameter estimates ingraph titles and labels


From   smerryman@kc.rr.com
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Incorporating values of variable or parameter estimates ingraph titles and labels
Date   Thu, 17 Mar 2005 15:25:33 -0600

Here is an example that may get you started:

sysuse auto
reg price weight
local ar2 = e(r2_a)
local ar2 : di %5.3f `ar2'
twoway lfit price mpg || scatter price mpg , note(Adj. R2 = `ar2') 

Basically, save the value as macro, format it, and add it to the graph.

Hope this helps,
Scott


----- Original Message -----
From: Dick Campbell <dcamp@uic.edu>
Date: Thursday, March 17, 2005 2:47 pm
Subject: st: Incorporating values of variable or parameter estimates in  graph titles and labels

> I find myself wanting to include the values of saved results, such 
> as 
> R-squared in the
> titles, notes, text etc for various plots that I want to do. I 
> can't seem 
> to find a discussion in the manuals
> or in the Mitchell book of how to do this. I know its possible, 
> but I 
> wonder if someone
> can direct me to a compact discussion.
> 
> Richard T. Campbell


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