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Re: st: pweights and -table-

From   "Emma Slaymaker" <>
To   <>
Subject   Re: st: pweights and -table-
Date   Fri, 14 Oct 2005 16:51:24 +0100

You can do this if you use the svy commands.  First you need to -svyset-
the data.  Assuming your weight variable is called weightvar:
svyset [pw=weightvar]
then you can use -svy:tab- which gives you the weighted count in

>>> 14/10/05 16:34:15 >>>
I'm applying pweights to a dataset and wish to work with the weighted
sum resulting from a -table- statement using r(). The problem arises
when the only r() output from -table- is r(N), when what I want is the
weighted value (as output in the results window). I can get access to
the weighted data using -summarize- just fine ("sum_w") but then I can't
use pweights. Is there a workaround, or am I just missing something




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