Bookmark and Share

Notice: On March 31, it was announced that Statalist is moving from an email list to a forum. The old list will shut down at the end of May, and its replacement, statalist.org is already up and running.


[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

st: RE: postfile


From   "Martin Weiss" <martin.weiss1@gmx.de>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: postfile
Date   Thu, 26 Aug 2010 17:41:57 +0200

<>


The difference between:

*************
sysuse auto, clear
di in r mpg
di in r "mpg"
*************

makes your error clear, I think...

HTH
Martin

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
[mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Tomas Lind
Sent: Donnerstag, 26. August 2010 17:20
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: st: postfile

Hi listers,

Below I try to post results to a dataset. Everything works fine but the
variable prep only contain 0´s. I had hoped to find the variable names
saba_L6, saba_L12, saba_L18, laba_L6, laba_L12, laba_L18 in it.

Anyone know what´s wrong with my syntax?

/Tomas


 
tempname  resul

postfile `resul'  str15 prep   mean lb ub    ///
                using H:\ANAL\prevalens.dta , replace 	
						
foreach i in 6 12 18 {
   foreach X of varlist   saba_L`i'  laba_L`i'  {

    preserve
    bysort idnr (`X') : keep if _n==_N    
    di " "
    di " "
    di "`X'"  					
	ci `X' , binomial    
	local  prep `X'
	local  mean    = r(mean)
	local  lb       = r(lb)		
	local  ub       = r(ub)			
    post `resul'  (`prep') (`mean') (`lb')  (`ub')   
 restore
    }
}	
postclose `resul'	



preserve
use H:\ANAL\prevalens.dta , replace	
list , noobs
restore				


*
*   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/


© Copyright 1996–2014 StataCorp LP   |   Terms of use   |   Privacy   |   Contact us   |   Site index