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Friedrich Huebler <fhuebler@gmail.com> |

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statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

Subject |
Re: st: Left-justify labels for categories, using -graph hbar- ? |

Date |
Mon, 16 Feb 2009 14:28:45 -0500 |

In Stata 10 the labels can be left-justified with the graph editor. Friedrich On Mon, Feb 16, 2009 at 2:16 PM, David Airey <david.airey@vanderbilt.edu> wrote: > . > > Only text boxes seem to have justification styles. > > -Dave > > On Feb 15, 2009, at 5:56 PM, Hiroshi Maeda wrote: > >> Dear Statalist members, >> >> I am (still) using Stata 9.2 and Windows XP. >> >> Does anyone know how to left justify labels of categories for which bars >> are drawn, using -graph hbar- ? >> >> I would like to draw a horizontal bar graph that looks like the one shown >> in the Graphics Reference Manual (Release 9, p. 40). The following >> command, which I copy from it, produces the graph: >> >> sysuse citytemp, clear >> graph hbar (mean)tempjan, over(division) over(region) nofill >> >> The resultant graph organizes horizontal bars first by region (N.E., N. >> Central, ...) and then by division (N. Eng., Mid Atl., ...). >> >> Here is my question concerning how the labels for regions and divisions >> are displayed: Is there a way to have Stat show the labels left-justified >> instead of right-justified? >> >> That is, I would like to have Stata show the labels in this way: >> >> N.E. N. Eng. >> Mid Atl. >> >> N. Central E.N.C. >> W.N.C. >> >> South S. Atl. >> E.S.C. >> W.S.C. >> >> West Mountain >> Pacific >> >> Thank you. >> >> Hiroshi Maeda >> >> >> --------------------------------- >> Hiroshi Maeda >> University of Illinois at Chicago * * 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: Left-justify labels for categories, using -graph hbar- ?***From:*David Airey <david.airey@Vanderbilt.Edu>

**References**:**st: Left-justify labels for categories, using -graph hbar- ?***From:*"Hiroshi Maeda" <hmaeda1@uic.edu>

**Re: st: Left-justify labels for categories, using -graph hbar- ?***From:*David Airey <david.airey@Vanderbilt.Edu>

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