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st: RE: get the value of percentiles for each state
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as it messes up the archives and the digest.
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Second, these measures cannot be calculated without
some replication of income for each state, so how is
your data structured?
> I have two variables INCOME and STATE, and would like to
> compute a variable that is a ratio of the 90th percentile
> income/10th percentile income for each state.
> For example, 90th percentile in MA is 60000 while 10th
> percentile is 10000. Then the ratio would be 6 for MA.
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