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

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RE: st: RE: Formatting a twoway graph with different scaled y axes |

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Mon, 8 Dec 2008 20:14:46 -0000 |

Other postings have overtaken this. I read your post as 6 observations for each quarter. It seems you mean 6 observations, one at each quarter, which would be easier. The word "each" is treacherous, even to native English speakers, or people in the USA. Nick n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk René Geppert Here you go. var1 var2 Quarter .485 28.37 1 .637 25.14 2 1.131 24.62 3 1.364 19.57 4 1.526 3.94 5 1.791 3.56 6 Nick Cox schrieb: > Please give a minimal example of a relevant dataset. > > Nick > n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk > > René Geppert > > I am using Stata/SE 10 for Windows. > > I generated a graph using the following (simplified) code: > > . twoway (bar var1 Quarter, yaxis(1) yscale(range(0))) (line var2 > Quarter, yaxis(2) ) > > I do so in order to obtain two y-axes (left and right hand side) with a > different scale. To format the graph properly I experienced two problems: > a) Both axes start at their minimum values, which I can fix for the left > hand side y-axis using yscale(range(0)), which does not work for the > right hand side y-axis for some reason. Why is that and how can I > achieve the same effect there? > b) var 1 and var 2 have 6 observations (at each instance of Quarter). > How can I get a label at each instance in the graph for the line and bar > plot, respectively? That is, show the observation values for example > inside each bar and above the line. The blabel option which one can > usually use in a bar graph does not work in the twoway bar version. > * * 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: Formatting a twoway graph with different scaled y axes***From:*René Geppert <geppert.rene@googlemail.com>

**st: RE: Formatting a twoway graph with different scaled y axes***From:*"Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>

**Re: st: RE: Formatting a twoway graph with different scaled y axes***From:*René Geppert <geppert.rene@googlemail.com>

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