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Ronan Conroy <rconroy@rcsi.ie> |

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"statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu> |

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Re: st: overlaying two histograms (or distribution curves) |

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Tue, 24 Nov 2009 17:20:23 +0000 |

On 24 Samh 2009, at 15:29, Ariel Linden, DrPH wrote:

That said, there are some audiences that prefer to see somethingthat looksand feels like a histrogram or density curve to see how thedistributionsoverlap (or don't). In this situation, I usually offer up a coupledifferentmethods of visually describing the data.

sysuse auto, clear histogram mpg, name(Default, replace) title(Default)

graph combine Default Bin5Start10 Bin3Start10 Bin3Start12

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**References**:**st: overlaying two histograms (or distribution curves)***From:*"Ariel Linden, DrPH" <ariel.linden@gmail.com>

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