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From |
A Loumiotis <antonis.loumiotis@gmail.com> |

To |
statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

Subject |
Re: st: RE: Modifying the font size of the labels of a categorical variable |

Date |
Thu, 24 Jun 2010 14:39:26 +0300 |

Yes. I want to reduce the font size of SECTOR 1 SECTOR 2 and SECTOR 3 in the legend of the categorical variable sector. Thanks, Antonis On Thu, Jun 24, 2010 at 2:35 PM, Martin Weiss <martin.weiss1@gmx.de> wrote: > > <> > > Are you talking about the entries in the -legend-? I cannot see any other > labels for the sectors... > > > HTH > Martin > > -----Original Message----- > From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu > [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of A Loumiotis > Sent: Donnerstag, 24. Juni 2010 13:31 > To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu > Subject: st: Modifying the font size of the labels of a categorical variable > > Hi, > Is there an option in graph bar that I can use to modify the font size > of the labels of a categorical variable when the bars of this variable > are stacked? > Here is an example (modification of an example that Nick Cox has > provided) of what I have in mind: > > clear > set obs 1000 > egen id = seq(), block(10) > egen time = seq(), to(10) > format time %tq > gen time2=string(time, "%tq") > gen sector = ceil(3 * runiform()) > bysort id: replace sector=sector[1] > label define sector 1 "SECTOR 1" 2 "SECTOR 2" 3 "SECTOR 3" > label values sector sector > gen sales=exp(rnormal())*1000 > graph bar (sum) sales, over(sector, label(labsize(vsmall))) > over(time2, label(labsize(vsmall))) asyvars stack > > > The options above for the bar graph adjust the font size of the time2 > variable values, but the font size of the labels of the variable > sector that the bars are stacked are not adjusted even though I > believe I have included such an option [ over(sector, > label(labsize(vsmall))) ] . What do I do wrong? > > Thanks, > Antonis > * > * For searches and help try: > * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search > * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq > * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ > > * > * For searches and help try: > * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search > * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq > * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ > * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

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