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Re: st: copy each observation in multiple rows


From   Eric Booth <ebooth@ppri.tamu.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: copy each observation in multiple rows
Date   Mon, 15 Feb 2010 07:56:38 -0600

>


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input id   sex   disability   education  str5  school
1     1         0               12             "A"
2     0         1                8              "B"
end

expand 5 if school=="A"
**or just "expand 5" if you want all the observations repeated 5 times**
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~ Eric

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Eric A. Booth
Public Policy Research Institute
Texas A&M University
ebooth@ppri.tamu.edu
Office: +979.845.6754

On Feb 15, 2010, at 7:50 AM, Shehzad Ali wrote:

> Hi listers,
> 
> Is it possible to create multiple rows for each observation and copy the data for each id in the new rows?
> 
> My data currently looks like this:
> 
> id   sex   disability   education   school
> 1     1         0               12             A
> 2     0         1                8              B
> 
> I want to make the data look like this:
> 
> id   sex   disability   education   school
> 1     1         0               12             A
> 1     1         0               12             A
> 1     1         0               12             A
> 1     1         0               12             A
> 1     1         0               12             A
> 2     0         1                8              B
> 
> 
> 
> 
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