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Re: st: graph bar, x-axis and dates

From   Maarten buis <>
Subject   Re: st: graph bar, x-axis and dates
Date   Thu, 21 Apr 2011 17:22:49 +0100 (BST)

--- On Thu, 21/4/11, Ben Ammar wrote:
> I've got a panel dataset, where I want show the
> developement of two different groups in the course of time
> which worked fine by the following command:
> graph bar (count) special general, over (date) stack
> percentage
> Unfortunately, since there are more than 30 years of
> monthly data, the x-axis is filled with dates that it can't
> be read anymore. Is there a way that the graph shows only
> years, preferably in 5 year steps?

I would reformulate that as a -twoway bar- or -twoway rbar-

Hope this helps,

Maarten L. Buis
Institut fuer Soziologie
Universitaet Tuebingen
Wilhelmstrasse 36
72074 Tuebingen

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