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Re: st: Looping through a range of variables


From   Richard Goldstein <richgold@ix.netcom.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Looping through a range of variables
Date   Fri, 17 Nov 2006 10:18:47 -0500

why not:

foreach var of varlist Var1-New7 {

Rich

Rachel wrote:

I'd like to loop through a large number of variables that don't have
common prefixes or suffixes.   So I'd like to create a loop that goes
through all variables in a range (e.g. Var1-New7 where the variables
are Var1 Var2 New3 New7.).

"Foreach" requires a list, not a range, so that doesn't work.  And
ForValues obviously only accepts numbers.

Is there a way of doing this?

Thanks,
Rachel

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