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Re: st: svy:logit


From   Olalekan Uthman <uthlekan@yahoo.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: svy:logit
Date   Fri, 23 May 2008 08:45:35 -0700 (PDT)

Hi,

You have to divide the DHS sample weight by 1000000
[1]; and strata in DHS is v022

You can try this


gen stratid = v022
gen psu = v021
gen weight = v005/1000000

then specify the svyset like this

svyset psu [pw=weight], strata(stratid)  


Reference

1. ORC Macro. Sample Weights. Available
(http://www.measuredhs.com/help/Datasets/sampling_weights.htm)


--- alazar aklilu <alazar_aklilu@yahoo.com> wrote:

> i had a problem with estimating logit after setting
> the survey characteristics using the DHS data. after
> using the svyset command as:
> svyset v021  [pweight=v005], strata(v102)
> 
> where 	v005  sample weight
>         v021  primary sampling unit
>         v102  type of place of residen
> when i estimate using svy: logit y x1 x2 x3.......
> i get the error message   <istmt>:  3499  _robust2()
> not found Mata run-time error
> in red. can you help me with how to solve this?
> 
> 
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