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Re: st: A stata question |

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Thu, 15 Nov 2007 23:06:03 -0500 |

At 10:33 PM 11/15/2007, Leonidas Murembya wrote:

Hello stata users:I'm guessing that either (a) "employed" isn't really coded 0 or 1, e.g. it is coded 1 or 2; or else (b) missing data on the RHS is causing you to lose all the cases that are either coded 0 or else coded 1.

Here is a question for you:

I am trying to run a logistic regression between the dummy "employed" with a number of RHS variables. I have 875 observations with 0 (not employed) and 2,185 employed (that is 1). Stata is telling me that "outcome does not vary; remember: 0 = negative outcome,

all other nonmissing values = positive outcome"

Do you have any suggestion on how I can correct this?

Thanks.

Leo

Just running a few descriptive statistics may help you to identify the problem.

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**Follow-Ups**:**Re: st: A stata question***From:*"Leonidas Murembya" <murembya@msu.edu>

**References**:**st: How to append a dataset using one observation only***From:*tiago.pereira@incor.usp.br

**Re: st: How to append a dataset using one observation only***From:*"Kartick Gupta" <KARTICK@mngt.waikato.ac.nz>

**st: A stata question***From:*"Leonidas Murembya" <murembya@msu.edu>

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