Statalist The Stata Listserver


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date index][Thread index]

st: reshape


From   "Hans J. Baumgartner" <hbaumgartner@diw.de>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: reshape
Date   Fri, 12 May 2006 11:59:42 +0200

Dear statalist,

I would like to reshape quite a huge number of variables. Is it possible 
to use the reshape command without specifying each single variable? Or can 
I circumnavigate this problem creating a local that contains all variables 
in the data set so that I can implement the local in the reshape command?

What I am having looks something like this: 

Varnames : X_1 Y_1 Z_1        X_2 Y_2 Z_2 

reshape long X_ Y_ Z_ , i(id) j(time) 

How can I use the command without specifying X_ Y_ Z_ ?

Thanks for any suggestions. 

Hans





++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
Hans J. Baumgartner
Dept. Public Economics
DIW Berlin
German Institut for Economic Research
phone: +49/30/89789-307
fax :      +49/30/89789-114
URL: www.diw.de
          www.hansbaumgartner.de
++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
*
*   For searches and help try:
*   http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html
*   http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq
*   http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/



© Copyright 1996–2014 StataCorp LP   |   Terms of use   |   Privacy   |   Contact us   |   What's new   |   Site index