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Re: st: help with a histogram by year


From   Ronan Conroy <rconroy@rcsi.ie>
To   "statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: help with a histogram by year
Date   Tue, 10 Mar 2009 14:34:46 +0000

On 10 Márta 2009, at 09:14, Richard Ochmann wrote:

sysuse auto, clear
gen year = cond(runiform()<0.3,1978, cond(runiform()<0.6,1979,1980))
label define yearlab 1978 "For year 1978" 1979 "For year 1979" 1980 "For
year 1980", modify
label values year yearlab
histogram price, by(year, note(""))

I too got bitten by my inability to turn off the note on charts with multiple graphs produced by the -by- option. Surely the -note- option should have a simple "off" setting rather than requiring the user to set it to something non-printing.


Ronan Conroy
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