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st: disintegrating categorical variable into independent variables


From   Stevie Kourama <ngareni3@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: disintegrating categorical variable into independent variables
Date   Tue, 9 Mar 2010 16:56:42 +0300

summarizes current level of education attended by the household head.
it is made up of 1 primary education, 2 secondary education, 3
university education 4 diploma education  could this be tantamount to
create dummies?
I now want to create four variables from these 'grade; variable for
primary education enrollment, secondary education enrollment,
university education enrollment and diploma education enrollment?

Quite elementary, but please assist.



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