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Re: st: AW: AW: Breaking a categorical variable into a set of binary variables


From   Miranda Kim <mk@mrc.soton.ac.uk>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: AW: AW: Breaking a categorical variable into a set of binary variables
Date   Fri, 05 Mar 2010 15:57:42 +0000

I agree, this is really great, thanks a lot :-)

Martin Weiss wrote:
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Wow! Five replies with essentially identical advice within two minutes! If
this community is not committed, I do not know which one is...



HTH
Martin


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variables


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- help tabulate oneway- with the -gen()- option...



HTH
Martin


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[mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] Im Auftrag von Miranda Kim
Gesendet: Freitag, 5. März 2010 16:43
An: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Betreff: st: Breaking a categorical variable into a set of binary variables

Hello,
I am a Stata v11 user, and I seem to remember coming across a command that generates 0/1 variables for each category of a categorical variable, but I don't remember what this was...
Any ideas anyone?
Many thanks and best wishes,
Miranda

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