RE: st: Re: computation of R-squared with a non-linear model

 From marcel spijkerman To stata stata Subject RE: st: Re: computation of R-squared with a non-linear model Date Wed, 20 May 2009 05:52:41 +0000

```Martin,

I indeed typed the command:

nl (sqrt_y = (a1 + a2X)^0.5) [aweight= hhd1564_06]

And the answer is .... :-)

Marcel

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> From: martin.weiss1@gmx.de
> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> Subject: st: Re: computation of R-squared with a non-linear model
> Date: Tue, 19 May 2009 23:01:13 +0200
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> Which command did you use for your estimation? If it was non-linear, -nl-?
> Show us what you typed and what the reply was...
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>
> HTH
> Martin
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> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "marcel spijkerman"
> To: "stata stata"
> Sent: Tuesday, May 19, 2009 8:54 PM
> Subject: st: computation of R-squared with a non-linear model
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>> Dear statalisters,
>>
>> I estimate a weighted non-linear model of the following form:
>>
>> y^0.5 = (a1 + a2*X)^0.5 weighted by some other variable z.
>>
>> Stata reports an adjusted R-squared of 1.000. I suspect this is not
>> correct. How can compute the correct adjusted R-squared using
>> untransformed variables?
>>
>> Best regards,
>>
>> Marcel Spijkerman
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