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st: AW: -tabulate- and ratio "number of 1/number of 0"


From   "Martin Weiss" <martin.weiss@uni-tuebingen.de>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: AW: -tabulate- and ratio "number of 1/number of 0"
Date   Wed, 6 Feb 2008 12:36:30 +0100

Well, the ratio is easily obtained with the -ratio- command, and if you do need it in the table, you might have to resort to -tabdisp- and construct the table by hand (which is not as difficult as it first sounds...) :-)

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Betreff: st: -tabulate- and ratio "number of 1/number of 0"

Dear Statalisters:

I have a dummy variable "small_profit" and use the -tabulate- command
for several countries (see output excerpt below).

bysort country: tabulate small_profit

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
-> country = AUS

small_profi |
          t |      Freq.     Percent        Cum.
------------+-----------------------------------
          0 |      2,651       56.52       56.52
          1 |      2,039       43.48      100.00
------------+-----------------------------------
      Total |      4,690      100.00

I am looking for a way to get the ratio: number of "1"/number of "0".

I read the help of -tabulate- and -table- but did not find a solution. 

Would you have any thoughts?

Best regards

Hervé Stolowy

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