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Re: st: line on top of bar graph


From   Scott Merryman <scott.merryman@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: line on top of bar graph
Date   Thu, 18 Feb 2010 08:52:02 -0600

You could use the graph editor to add a line on top of the bars.

Scott


On Thu, Feb 18, 2010 at 7:46 AM, Jeph Herrin <junk@spandrel.net> wrote:
>
> There must be a way to do this, but I can't seem to
> make it happen.
>
> I have a simple bar graph:
>
>  clear
>  set obs 1
>  gen var1=40
>  gen var2=60
>  graph bar var1 var2, bargap(20)
>
> and I want to add a reference line
>
>  graph bar var1 var2 , bargap(20) yline(30)
>
> The problem is, the added line goes *behind* the bars, and is
> mostly invisible. I want -yline- to go on top of the bars, but
> no combinatin of -yline- options or styles seems to make this
> happen. Any ideas?
>
> thanks,
> Jeph

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