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st: RE: Creating the rank of one variable from the distribution of another variable


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: Creating the rank of one variable from the distribution of another variable
Date   Thu, 10 Nov 2005 17:33:26 -0000

This is covered by Ben Jann's -relrank- from 
SSC. Other tools in the same territory from
the same source are his -invcdf- and my -ppplot-. 

Nick 
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 

Joseph McCrary
 
> How would I go about creating the rank of one variable against the
> distribution of another variable? That is, suppose one variable is the
> lower bound of a confidence interval (we'll call it LOWER) 
> and the other
> is the upper bound of the confidence interval (UPPER). I'd like to see
> where each observation of LOWER ranks in the distribution of UPPER and
> vice versa. Any searching I've done points me to creating 
> variables that are ranks of their own distributions.

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