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Re: st: multiple categories on one histogram


From   Austin Nichols <austinnichols@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: multiple categories on one histogram
Date   Thu, 14 Oct 2010 23:28:08 -0400

Michael Eisenberg <meisenberg713@gmail.com> :
See -byhist- on SSC; also -bihist- and -vioplot- on SSC for related graphs.

On Thu, Oct 14, 2010 at 10:57 PM, Michael Eisenberg
<meisenberg713@gmail.com> wrote:
> Colleagues,
>
> I would like to graph the distribution of height for two populations
> on a histogram.
>
> I tried
>
> hist(height), by(var)
>
> But this yields 2 separate histograms.
>
> Is is possible to plot the histograms for both var categories on the
> same graph in different colors?
>
> Thank you.
>
> Mike
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