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Re: st: Error message I don't understand


From   "Dimitriy V. Masterov" <dvmaster@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Error message I don't understand
Date   Fri, 15 Oct 2010 11:50:38 -0400

Your format is wrong. I don't have your data, but I was able to
replicate your error when I specified format(9.0) option. This works
for me:

by foreign: table price [fw=trunk], c(sum mpg) format(%9.0f) col row center

On Fri, Oct 15, 2010 at 11:25 AM,  <bob.billings@labour-travail.gc.ca> wrote:
> I have a long program to produce some simple tables, but get what seems to be an unrelated error message.   Could someone help me?
>
> Here are my commands:
>
>  sort cmanew;
>
> by cmanew: table vismin lf_act [weight = wt], c(sum counter) format f(9.0) col row center;
>
>
> Here is the error message:
>
>
> -> cmanew = Toronto.......
> (frequency weights assumed)
> factor variables and time-series operators not allowed
>
> Bob Billings
> Chief, Data Development and Research
>> Labour Standards and Workplace Equity
>> Labour Program, HRSDC
>> Phone: (819) 953-7517
> Cell: (613) 808-6104
>> e-mail: bob.billings@labour-travail.gc.ca
>>
>>
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