Statalist


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date index][Thread index]

Re: st: Cluster dendrogram


From   "Joao Ricardo F. Lima" <jricardofl@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Cluster dendrogram
Date   Thu, 20 Mar 2008 12:32:08 -0300

Davis,

why donīt you use kmeans? Nonherarchical methods can be applied to
much larger data sets than hierarchical techniques.

Best,

Joao Lima


2008/3/18, Davis Mike <dvs.mk1@gmail.com>:
> Dear STATA list
>
> I have a question about Cluster dendrogram.
>
> Now, I am using the cluster analisis as follows.
>
> cluster ward var1 var2 var...., measure(matching) name(cluster)
>
> After that, I try "cluster dendrogram cluster" as the postclustering.
>
> However, error message "too many leaves; consider using the cutvalue()
> or cutnumber() options" appears.
>
> When there are many observations, the dendrogram would become too crowded.
> However, I would not like to limit the dendrogram.
>
> Would you please teach me how to remove the limit of the dendrogram?
>
> Thank you very much for your kindness.
>
> Mike Davis
> *
> *   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/



© Copyright 1996–2014 StataCorp LP   |   Terms of use   |   Privacy   |   Contact us   |   What's new   |   Site index