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RE: st: stset for grouped data


From   "Dherani, Mukesh" <M.K.Dherani@liverpool.ac.uk>
To   "'statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu'" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: stset for grouped data
Date   Mon, 18 Apr 2011 10:29:29 +0100

Thank you Joerg and Steve.

BW,m

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Joerg Luedicke
Sent: 16 April 2011 03:33
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: Re: st: stset for grouped data

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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