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st: Weighted mean of prices with quantities as weight


From   "Beatrice Crozza" <beatrice.crozza@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: Weighted mean of prices with quantities as weight
Date   Wed, 22 Oct 2008 19:02:44 +0100

Dear all,

I would like to construct a weighted mean of prices, taking as weight
the quantity for each price.

I am using the command egen(mean)

How can I instruct Stata to use quantities for each price as weight?

Thank you very much.

Best,
Bea
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