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"Carole J. Wilson" <carolejwilson@gmail.com> |

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statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

Subject |
st: tabsum to latex |

Date |
Sat, 9 Feb 2008 11:19:35 -0600 |

Austin, Thank you. This approach works nicely. Cheers, Carole On Feb 9, 2008 7:19 AM, Austin Nichols <austinnichols@gmail.com> wrote: > Carole-- > You might trick -estout- (SSC) into doing this, or -collapse- and use > -listtex- (SSC) or somesuch, but I would recommend writing a loop > which calculates the statistics and writes them to a text file with > -file- as in > http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2006-04/msg01090.html > http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2006-09/msg00837.html > http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2007-10/msg00887.html > etc. > > sysuse auto, clear > ren rep78 x1 > ren for x2 > ren mpg x3 > > file open t using /tab.tex, write replace > levelsof x1, loc(l1) > levelsof x2, loc(l2) > file write t " & `: var label x2' \\ " > file write t _n "`: var label x1' " > foreach c of loc l2 { > file write t " & `: label `: val label x2' `c'' " > } > file write t " \\" _n > foreach r of loc l1 { > file write t "`r' &" > foreach c of loc l2 { > su x3 if x1==`r' & x2==`c', meanonly > file write t " `: di %4.3g r(mean)' & " > } > file write t " \\ " _n " & " > foreach c of loc l2 { > su x3 if x1==`r' & x2==`c', meanonly > file write t " `: di %4.3g r(N)' & " > } > file write t " \\ " _n > } > file close t > type /tab.tex > tab x1 x2, sum(x3) freq mean > > The above is just meant to be a quick example of what you can do with > this approach, which is completely general and can be adapted to any > need that might arise. (I have even used it to make graphs in TeX > files using pstricks, which approach is of course quite obsolete now.) > Though if you wanted an RTF file or an XML file you would be better > off using -estout- or the -tabstatmat- plus -xml_tab- approach. > > > On Feb 9, 2008 12:59 AM, Carole J. Wilson <carolejwilson@gmail.com> wrote: > > I am looking for a stata program to produce LaTeX code for a fairly > > simple table: > > > > .tabulate x1 x2, sum(x3) freq mean > > > > Ian Watson's -tabout- can produce either a cross tab with a > > frequencies or the cross tab with the mean of another variable, but > > not both (as far as I can tell). There are other programs with > > similar limitations (only work with tabulate or tabstat) or they work > > with estimation results. > > > > I can also collapse the data and use tabdisp to produce the same > > table. However, I don't see a program that writes to LaTeX the > > results of either tabsum or tabdisp. > > > > Have I missed a user written program that would solve my problem? > > > > Thanks, > > Carole > * > * For searches and help try: > * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html > * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq > * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ > * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**References**:**st: tabsum to latex***From:*"Carole J. Wilson" <carolejwilson@gmail.com>

**Re: st: tabsum to latex***From:*"Austin Nichols" <austinnichols@gmail.com>

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