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Re: st: RE: three mean and sd plots on the same graph?


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: RE: three mean and sd plots on the same graph?
Date   Thu, 8 Nov 2007 16:12:36 +0000 (GMT)

--- Joseph Wagner <joseph.wagner@wright.edu> wrote:
> Unfortunately I can't use over with -stripplot- since I can't combine
> ()over with more than one variable and I have three that I wanted to 
> compare side by side for each value of the X- axis categorical
> variable. by() won't work either for that matter since what I want is

> basically X  over many Y as follows with a crude representation of my
> boxplot:
> 
> 
>             |
>             |   -             -        -             -
>             |  +-+     -     +-+      +-+     -     +-+
>             |  |-|    +-+    |-|      |-|    +-+    |-|
>             |  +-+    |-|    +-+      +-+    |_|    +-+
>             |   -     +-+     -        -     +-+     -
>             |          -                      -
>             +-------------------------------------------
>               var_1  var_2  var_3    var_1  var_2  var_3
>                      age=8                 age=9
> 
> 
> I don't have access to the article Maarten referenced.

I answered twice and you do have access to the article referenced in
the first answer (as I gave you a link). This article will give you all
the elements you need to solve your problem. Here is an example:

*-------------- begin example -----------------------
sysuse auto, clear

parmby "mean trunk mpg turn", by(foreign) norestore
gen x = _n

scatter estimate x ||                 /*
*/ rcap min95 max95 x,                /*
*/ xlab(1 "trunk"                     /*
     */ 2 `""mpg" "Domestic""'        /*
     */ 3 "turn"                      /*
     */ 4 "trunk"                     /*
     */ 5 `""mpg" "Foreign""'         /*
     */ 6 "turn")                     /*
*/ legend(order(1 "mean" 2 "95% CI")) /*
*/ xtitle("")
*------------------ end example -------------------------
(For more on how to use examples I sent to the Statalist, see
http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/stata/exampleFAQ.html )

Hope this helps,
Maarten

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Maarten L. Buis
Department of Social Research Methodology
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Boelelaan 1081
1081 HV Amsterdam
The Netherlands

visiting address:
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+31 20 5986715

http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/
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