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"Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk> |

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st: RE: Weighted mean of prices with quantities as weight |

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Wed, 22 Oct 2008 19:10:44 +0100 |

This is an FAQ. FAQ . . Calculating variables containing weighted group summary statistics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . N. J. Cox and S. P. Jenkins 1/03 I want to calculate a variable containing weighted group summary statistics, but I do not want to collapse the data and egen does not support weights. How can I do this? http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/data/weighted.html Nick n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk Beatrice Crozza 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? * * 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/

**References**:**st: Weighted mean of prices with quantities as weight***From:*"Beatrice Crozza" <beatrice.crozza@gmail.com>

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