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Re: st: stset for grouped data


From   Joerg Luedicke <joerg.luedicke@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: stset for grouped data
Date   Fri, 15 Apr 2011 22:33:00 -0400

On Fri, Apr 15, 2011 at 4:15 PM, Joerg Luedicke
<joerg.luedicke@gmail.com> wrote:

>
> So in case of the data you provided in your OP, there are 2 cases in
> the youngest age group that had a population size of 5000. So the rate
> is 2/5000=0.0004 (btw the rate for the oldest age group is
> 75/7896=0.0095 and 0.0095/0.0004=23.75 which matches the result from
> the regression)  per 100 individuals per year.
>

Looking at Steven's post I noticed a mistake in mine: 2/5000=0.0004 is
of course 0.0004 per one individual, not per 100. So it's 0.04 per 100
and eventually 0.4 per 1000.

J.

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