Statalist


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

Re: st: age, race adjusting complex survey data


From   "Stas Kolenikov" <skolenik@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: age, race adjusting complex survey data
Date   Wed, 10 Sep 2008 13:33:54 -0500

How about the post-stratification features? You can specify something
along the lines of -poststrata(agebyrace) postweight(knowntotals)- if
you do know the population totals. Will that do what tou need?

On 9/10/08, Susan Hailpern <susan@hailpern.com> wrote:
>  I am using NHANES data with Stata 10.1 SE.
>
>  I have obtained unadjusted prevalence estimates using *svytab*.
>  However, the groups are dissimilar with respect to age and race.
>  Is there any way to create age and race adjusted prevalence estimates?
>
>  If these data were not weighted, I could use /dstdize; /but that is not an
> option in this case.

-- 
Stas Kolenikov, also found at http://stas.kolenikov.name
Small print: I use this email account for mailing lists only.
*
*   For searches and help try:
*   http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search
*   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