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Re: st: multiple categories on one histogram


From   Michael Eisenberg <meisenberg713@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: multiple categories on one histogram
Date   Thu, 14 Oct 2010 22:49:02 -0500

perfect.  thanks.


On Thu, Oct 14, 2010 at 10:28 PM, Austin Nichols
<austinnichols@gmail.com> wrote:
> 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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