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st: RE: Re: st: From: Χρυσούλα Γιαννικοπούλου <chrygiann@gmail.com>


From   "Martin Weiss" <martin.weiss1@gmx.de>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: Re: st: From: Χρυσούλα Γιαννικοπούλου <chrygiann@gmail.com>
Date   Tue, 10 Aug 2010 12:49:13 +0200

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This code could be followed by

***********
destring num, replace ignore(.) dpcomma
***********


Otherwise, the "num" variable remains pretty useless for any calculations...

HTH
Martin


-----Original Message-----
From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Tirthankar Chakravarty
Sent: Dienstag, 10. August 2010 12:28
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: st: Re: st: From: Χρυσούλα Γιαννικοπούλου <chrygiann@gmail.com>

Try this:
**********************
clear*
input str20 num
44.311.90
7.660.60
2.964.52
1.229.357.80
1.376.146.80
279.161.53
856.551.10
end
compress
replace num = reverse(subinstr ///
	(reverse(num), ".", ",", 1))
li
**********************

T

2010/8/10  <owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>:
> Hi all,
>
> how can format these numbers
> 44.311.90
> 7.660.60
> 2.964.52
> 1.229.357.80
> 1.376.146.80
> 279.161.53
> 856.551.10
> so that the last "." to be "," ?
>
>
> thanks a lot!!
>
> chrysa
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