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Re: st: How to drop some Observation in Stata, if they are out ofrange?


From   Neil Shephard <nshephard@nhs.net>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: How to drop some Observation in Stata, if they are out ofrange?
Date   Tue, 23 Sep 2008 10:20:49 +0100

Martin Weiss wrote:
In a similar vein, but shorter:
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_pctile earnings, p(2.5 97.5)
drop if earnings <r(r1) | earnings >r(r2)
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Certainly useful to me, cheers for the pointer on -_pctile-

Neil

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