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st: RE: code to round a continuous variable to the nearest 1/10th


From   "Steichen, Thomas J." <SteichT@rjrt.com>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: code to round a continuous variable to the nearest 1/10th
Date   Fri, 19 Aug 2005 11:34:32 -0400

Use the round() function:

  . gen roundx = round(x, .1)


Thomas J. Steichen
steicht@rjrt.com
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> Dear Statalistmembers,
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> I am trying to replicate results from a SAS program and I 
> need to know 
> if there is a simple code to round to the nearest 10th for a 
> continuous 
> variable.
> 
> Thank you!
> Suzy
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