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"Friedrich Huebler" <fhuebler@gmail.com> |

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statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

Subject |
Re: st: Bar graph ordered by values of yvar |

Date |
Thu, 13 Mar 2008 19:09:26 -0400 |

David, Here is one solution. . sysuse nlsw88, clear . foreach var of varlist hours wage tenure { sum `var' if collgrad == 0 gen ncg`var' = r(mean) sum `var' if collgrad == 1 gen cg`var' = r(mean) } . keep in 1 . graph hbar ncghours - cgtenure, ascategory Friedrich On Thu, Mar 13, 2008 at 6:34 PM, David Radwin <radwin@berkeley.edu> wrote: > Dear Stata-listers, > > I have a question analogous to one I asked last year that was > graciously answered by Nick Cox > (http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2007-08/msg00934.html). > > Rather than pose the question outright, I will illustrate with a > example comparing college graduates with non-college graduates: > > . sysuse nlsw88, clear > . graph hbar (mean) hours wage tenure, over(collgrad) showyvars > > give you a graph with the bars in the order, from top to bottom, of: > > 1. mean hours for non-college grads > 2. mean wage for non-college grads > 3. mean tenure for non-college grads > 4. mean hours for college grads > 5. mean wage for college grads > 6. mean tenure for college grads > > But what I actually want is > > 1. mean hours for non-college grads > 2. mean hours for college grads > 3. mean wage for non-college grads > 4. mean wage for college grads > 5. mean tenure for non-college grads > 6. mean tenure for college grads > > Is there a option, user-written program, or set of commands that > would produce this graph? > > David > -- > David Radwin, Principal Analyst // radwin@berkeley.edu > Office of Student Research, University of California, Berkeley * * 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/

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