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RE: st: Generating variables


From   "Mentzakis, Emmanouil" <e.mentzakis@abdn.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: Generating variables
Date   Wed, 7 Mar 2007 14:10:31 -0000

Also the command:

clear
set obs 10
egen x=seq(), f(1) t(10) b(1) 

Works fine. 

I was forgetting to set the number of observations beforehands.

Thanks again
Manos 

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
[mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Philipp Rehm
Sent: 07 March 2007 14:03
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: Re: st: Generating variables

clear
set obs 10
gen X=_n
list

HTH,
Philipp

Mentzakis, Emmanouil wrote:
> Dear all,
> 
> I would like to create a variable that goes from 1 to 10 with step of 
> one (e.g. like the one below).
> 
> X
> 1
> 2
> 3
> 4
> 5
> 6
> 7
> 8
> 9
> 10
> 
> I have tried:
> egen x=seq(), f(1) t(20) b(1)
> 
> But it returns an empty variable. 
> 
> Could you please make any suggestions?
> 
> Best Regards,
> Manos
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