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Re: st: Replace missing values by 0

From   Neil Shephard <>
Subject   Re: st: Replace missing values by 0
Date   Mon, 9 Aug 2010 09:01:16 +0000

On Mon, Aug 9, 2010 at 8:55 AM, Hobst <> wrote:
> I have two variabled called "prean" and "pa_kum" that contain missing values.
> These missing values i would like to replace by 0 (zero). What command can i
> use to do this?

foreach x of varlist prean pa_kurn{
  replace `x' = 0 if(`x' == .)
} one way to skin this cat.

> Thanks in advance for your support. Regards

This is a very basic question though.  You may well benefit from
reading the Users Guide and/or  taking the Stata Net Course 101 :
Introduction to Stata (see


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