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Re: st: twoway tables


From   Philip Ryan <philip.ryan@adelaide.edu.au>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: twoway tables
Date   Sun, 8 Jul 2007 16:41:16 +0930

1. use -etab- from Dean Judson (-findit etab- will get you there).

or

2. learn about the -foreach- command (-help foreach-) and do it from "first
principles", eg:

======
foreach var of varlist var2 var3 var4 {
tab var1 `var'
}
======

will serially tabulate var1 against each of var2, var3 and var4.

Solution 2 should also work for the survey situation.

Phil





Quoting Steve Pitts <pittssteve@gmail.com>:

> SAS generates two-way tables w respect to a single dependent variable in
> this handy way:
>
>     tables dep*(ind1 ind2 ind3)
>
> 1)  Can Stata do the same thing on a single command line instead of
> requiring me to specify each table separately?
>
>  - tab2 - generates all possible tables, unhandy when you've got a lot of
> independent variables
>   -tabsum- , -table- , -statsby-  , and -tabstat- don't seem to allow this
> either.
>
> 2)  Now how about the same question, using -svytab-?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Steve Pitts
>
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