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st: Convert text categories to labels


From   "Tomas Lind" <tomas.lind@ki.se>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: Convert text categories to labels
Date   Thu, 3 Jun 2010 11:53:31 +0200

Hi all,

I have a variable "city" with the categories London, Paris, Stockholm (and
lots of other cities). How can I make a new variable that is numeric with
London, Paris, Stockholm (and so on) as value labels?


/Tomas

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