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Suzy <scott_788@wowway.com> |

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Subject |
Re: st: code to round a continuous variable to the nearest 1/10th |

Date |
Fri, 19 Aug 2005 12:19:36 -0400 |

Thank you for the explicit code - I appreciate it! Richard Goldstein wrote:

use the round function (e.g., gen x2=round(x1,.1)) Note, however, that numbers such as .1 do not have an exact binary representation and therefor you still might not quite match the SAS results Rich Suzy wrote:Dear Statalistmembers,

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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**References**:**st: code to round a continuous variable to the nearest 1/10th***From:*Suzy <scott_788@wowway.com>

**Re: st: code to round a continuous variable to the nearest 1/10th***From:*Richard Goldstein <richgold@ix.netcom.com>

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