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st: RE: Convert text categories to labels


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: Convert text categories to labels
Date   Thu, 3 Jun 2010 10:56:49 +0100

This is a task for -encode-. 

Nick 
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 

Tomas Lind

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?

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