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Eric Booth <ebooth@ppri.tamu.edu> |

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Re: st: AW: How can I efficiently see which value of a categorical variable corresponds to which label |

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Mon, 7 Dec 2009 06:33:14 -0600 |

> > -fre- (from ssc) is also useful for this task. It gives you some control over how you list the variable values & labels and allows you to include some summary information and export the table. ~ Eric __ Eric A. Booth Public Policy Research Institute Texas A&M University ebooth@ppri.tamu.edu Office: +979.845.6754 On Dec 7, 2009, at 6:21 AM, Martin Weiss wrote: > > <> > > You may also want to look at -codebook- and -inspect-. The Variables Manager > in Stata 11 allows you to efficiently manage value labels, btw. > > > > HTH > Martin > > > -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht----- > Von: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu > [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] Im Auftrag von Jen Zhen > Gesendet: Sonntag, 6. Dezember 2009 00:15 > An: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu > Betreff: st: How can I efficiently see which value of a categorical variable > corresponds to which label > > Dear colleagues, > > I have a probably basic question, but to which I could not find a > satisfactory answer: > > I have a categorical variable for which different values carry > different labels, and I would like to see which value corresponds to > which label. > > Using the -tab varname- command, I can see all labels, and using -tab > varname, nolabel- I can see all values, but since the list of possible > values/labels is long, I'd like to see both at the same time. The only > way I've been able to do this so far is to browse the variable, which > however seems rather ineffiecient as well. > > Is there a better command or tab option to do this? > > Thanks, > Jen > > * > * For searches and help try: > * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search > * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq > * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ > > > * > * For searches and help try: > * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search > * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq > * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**References**:**st: How can I efficiently see which value of a categorical variable corresponds to which label***From:*Jen Zhen <jenzhen99@gmail.com>

**st: AW: How can I efficiently see which value of a categorical variable corresponds to which label***From:*"Martin Weiss" <martin.weiss1@gmx.de>

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