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"Brent Fulton" <fultonb@berkeley.edu> |

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RE: st: dot plot of each point |

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Mon, 17 Nov 2008 09:09:22 -0800 |

Thanks, Friedrich, I didn't see the -over- option originally. This worked, but the state abbreviation labels on the y-axis are too large. I've tried ylabel and mlabel but both give errors (see below). Do you have any recommendations here? thanks, Brent graph dot men women children, over(state) ylabel(labsize(vsmall)) error: invalid label specifier, : labsize(vsmall): graph dot men women children, over(state) mlabel(labsize(vsmall)) error: option mlabel() not allowed -----Original Message----- From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Friedrich Huebler Sent: Monday, November 17, 2008 8:19 AM To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu Subject: Re: st: dot plot of each point Brent, See -help graph dot-. Friedrich On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 11:13 AM, Brent Fulton <fultonb@berkeley.edu> wrote: > Hi, > > I would like to plot 4 points for each of the 50 states, where a state will > be labeled with its two-letter abbreviation. I would like to orient the > graph so the states are on the vertical axis and the points are plotted on > the horizontal axis. (I prefer to just plot points, not bars, because the > graph gets too busy.) > > I would appreciate your advice on how to do this. > > Thanks, > Brent Fulton > UC Berkeley * * 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/ * * 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/

**Follow-Ups**:**RE: st: dot plot of each point***From:*"Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>

**References**:**st: dot plot of each point***From:*"Brent Fulton" <fultonb@berkeley.edu>

**Re: st: dot plot of each point***From:*"Friedrich Huebler" <fhuebler@gmail.com>

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