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See Tip 36 in the Stata Journal.
SJ-6-3 dm0025 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Stata tip 36: Which observations?
Q2/06 SJ 6(3):430--432 (no commands)
tip for identifying which observations satisfy some
Apologies for the stupid typo therein, identified by Kit Baum within one hour
of on-line publication.
> Say I have data like this
> hhid salary spending
> 1 19583 3346
> 2 20263 3114
> 3 20325 3554
> 4 26800 4642
> 5 29470 4669
> Where hhid is household id. If I wanted to know the household
> with the median salary, I could for example
> qui sum salary, detail
> list hhid if salary == r(p50)
> Is it possible to use the above information with -display-
> (display "The household with median salary is ....") so I can get
> The household with the median salary is 5
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