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Re: st: RE: Imputing error: Obs. nos. out of range


From   "Ploutz-Snyder, Robert (JSC-SK)[USRA]" <robert.ploutz-snyder-1@nasa.gov>
To   "statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: RE: Imputing error: Obs. nos. out of range
Date   Fri, 9 Apr 2010 17:15:49 -0500

Will do.

On Apr 9, 2010, at 4:21 PM, "Martin Weiss" <martin.weiss1@gmx.de> wrote:

>
> <>
>
> Have you -set tr on- yet? See which command throws up this error,  
> and report
> the area around it to the list.
>
>
> HTH
> Martin
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Ploutz- 
> Snyder,
> Robert (JSC-SK)[USRA]
> Sent: Freitag, 9. April 2010 22:50
> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> Subject: st: Imputing error: Obs. nos. out of range
>
> I'm trying to run ice imputation on a dataset and running into an  
> error that
> I need some help with. I can successfully run a "dry run" ice  
> command, but
> when trying to run even 1 imputation I get the error.
>
> Here's my command:
> ice x1 x2 x1x2 x4 z_x5 x6 x7 x8 x7x8 x10 x11 x12 x13 z_x14 y1-y6  
> z_y7 z_y8
> y9-y22, m(1)   passive(x7x8:x7*x8) saving(mrid_imputed, replace)
> seed(112233)
>
> and here's the error that I get:
>
> Imputing Obs. nos. out of range
> r(198);
>
>
> Advice??
>
> p.s. fyi.. there are a lot of vars here but not all have missing  
> values to
> be imputed--included to inform the imputations of the others.  Also,  
> x7x8 is
> an interaction term that is passive, as specified.  Similarly x1x2  
> is also
> an interaction term from x1*x2, however x1, x2 and x1x2 have no  
> missing
> values so x1x2 does not need to be specified as passive.  In fact,  
> if it is
> specified as passive, ice returns an error " passive definition x1x2 =
> (x1*x2) redundant: x1 x2 has no missing data.
> 1 error(s) found in option passive(x1x2: x1*x2\x7x8:x7*x8)"
>
>
> Robert J. Ploutz-Snyder, PhD
>
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