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Re: st: assign a mean/median a value to a new variable


From   "Brian Karfunkel" <bkarfunkel@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: assign a mean/median a value to a new variable
Date   Wed, 5 Nov 2008 12:56:21 -0800

-egen-

example:

egen x = mean(y)

-BK

On Wed, Nov 5, 2008 at 11:11 AM, Shuaizhang Feng <fengsz@yahoo.com> wrote:
> Dear all:
>
> Suppose I have a data set that only contains one variable Y. and I want to add a variable x that equals the mean (or median) of Y for all observations. How do I do that?  Apparantly x=mean(Y) doesn't seem to work.
>
> Thank you for your help.
>
> SZ
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