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Re: st: Same N when using matrix for ttests


From   Scott Merryman <scott.merryman@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Same N when using matrix for ttests
Date   Tue, 14 Sep 2010 12:32:20 -0500

The -marksample-  will set the marker to 0 in observations if any of
the variables are missing.

You could drop the -markout- and -marksample- lines and instead carry
the `if' macro to the -ttest line:

      qui ttest `var' `if' ...,

Scott


On Mon, Sep 13, 2010 at 8:01 AM, Matthew Krauchunas
<krauchunasms@mymail.vcu.edu> wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I am running a series of ttests to compare my sample to excluded
> observations.  I have adapted Ben Jann's code that I found on
> Statalist, but I am having a problem in that the same N is being
> produced for each variable even though I know the Ns are different.
> Here is the code I am using and the result:

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