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RE: st: How to transpose columns into rows?


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: How to transpose columns into rows?
Date   Wed, 26 Aug 2009 15:32:29 +0100

No. The -string- option of -reshape- is not a switch that has to do with string variables. 

A solution has already been signalled to Zoe: to look at -sxpose- from SSC. 

Nick 
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 

Joao Ricardo F. Lima

cant you use -reshape- with the string option?


2009/8/24 ZoeW <qingfw@yahoo.com>:

> How to transpose column into row?
>
> I have 2 variables (in column) with 10 observations (rows). They are all strings. Now I want to transpose them. Tried xpose, but all the strings were turned into missing. I want to keep the strings as is.
>
> Example:
>
> Column1              C2
> Name                 XXYY
> YEAR                  37
> Gender               female
>
> I want to change them into
> Name              Year               Gender
> XXYY               37                female

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