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Re: st: tabulate: one variable against two others?


From   "Laura R." <laura.roh@googlemail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: tabulate: one variable against two others?
Date   Mon, 20 Dec 2010 13:32:07 +0100

OK, thanks!

2010/12/20 Maarten buis <maartenbuis@yahoo.co.uk>:
> --- On Mon, 20/12/10, Laura R. wrote:
>> I would like to compare two tables, and therefore it would
>> be nice to have them as one table or the two side by side.
>>
>> But the data would be better comparable with one glance if
>> there was one table with the columns
>>
>> female(no weight) | male(no weight) | row total(no weights)
>> |
>> female(weight) | male(weight) | row total(weight)
>>
>> Is that possible in Stata? Thanks for any suggestions.
>
> Not easily. The most flexilbe way of creating tables is to
> -collapse- the data and than use -list- (easier) or -tabdisp-
> (prettier), see -help collapse-, -help list-, and -help tabdisp-.
> You would probably need to go that route, to get the kind of
> table you are looking for
>
> Hope this helps,
> Maarten
>
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