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st: RE: line plot with individual's median


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: line plot with individual's median
Date   Fri, 1 Sep 2006 00:14:34 +0100

Here is an analogue to your problem as I understand it. 

. sysuse auto, clear
(1978 Automobile Data)

. egen median = median(price), by(rep78)

. sort rep78 mpg

. twoway connected price mpg || line median mpg , by(rep78) legend(order(2))

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

Cathy Antonakos, PhD
 
> I am using the following command to plot time-series data for 
> individual nursing home residents.
> 
> twoway connected wanpcto hourx, by(resid)
> 
> This produces an individual graph for each resident.
> 
> Now I want to add the median for the resident - plotted as a line.
> I'll calculate that beforehand and call it 'medianpct'.
> 
> Is there a way to add a yline command to do that?

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