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Re: st: Graph Scale Issue with xtline


From   Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Graph Scale Issue with xtline
Date   Sun, 26 Jul 2009 21:55:51 +0000 (GMT)

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Maarten L. Buis
Institut fuer Soziologie
Universitaet Tuebingen
Wilhelmstrasse 36
72074 Tuebingen
Germany

http://home.fsw.vu.nl/m.buis/
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--- On Sun, Jul 26, 2009, <S.I.Gioulekas@lse.ac.uk>> wrote:
> > I am writing regarding a scale issue I have when using
> > the command xtline.  When I try to generate a graph for
> > all the panels in my sample I end up with a problem due
> > to the scale of the Y axis as it has to have the same
> > upper and lower limits across all the panels.
> >
> > I tried to address the problem by adjusting the axis
> > scale properties but the range has to be wide enough to
> > accommodate all panels, which makes it impossible to
> > reasonably represent for instance the observations for
> > a panel in the range of 0 to 100 if another panel shown
> > has the range 0 to 10,000.

--- On Sun, 26/7/09, Scott Merryman wrote:
> 1. - xtline var, byopts(rescale) -

Alternatively, you could consider using a logarithmic scale.

Hope this helps,
Maarten


      

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