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Re: st: codebook


From   Maria Fleischmann <maria.s.fleischmann@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: codebook
Date   Wed, 18 May 2011 17:51:56 +0200

Ok, I see what you would like to have, but I never saw such a thing.
And what is the reasoning behind having it below the variable name and
label?

BTW: If you would use label var, the line "DUMMY VARIABLE.." would
appear instead of "(unlabeled)"!


On 18 May 2011 17:37, Daniel Marcelino <dmsilva.br@gmail.com> wrote:
> Maria, It should appear in the same place as I send in the previous
> e-mail. If I simple use label var, the line starting as "DUMMY
> VARIABLE ...." will be placed between the name of var "twomand"  and
> "(unlabeled)". You can quick see that capital letter line is below
> name of var. That's my intrigue point, I never seen this.
> Daniel
>
>
>
> On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 12:10 PM, Maria Fleischmann
> <maria.s.fleischmann@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Then, what exactly do you want to do? Where should the "DUMMY VARIABLE
>> FOR FEDERAL..." appear?
>>
>> On 18 May 2011 17:04, Daniel Marcelino <dmsilva.br@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> No, label var dosen't appear the same think. If you regard up the line
>>> it is "unlabeled".
>>>
>>> Daniel
>>>
>>> On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 11:58 AM, Maria Fleischmann
>>> <maria.s.fleischmann@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> If I understand your question right, you would like to label your
>>>> variable 'twomand' with the label 'DUMMY VARIABLE FOR FEDERAL...'. Is
>>>> this what you'd like to do?
>>>> If so type:
>>>> label var twomand "DUMMY VARIABLE FOR FEDERAL DEPUTIES THAT APPEAR
>>>> TWICE IN THE DATASET"
>>>>
>>>> -codebook twomand- will now show the label of twomand.
>>>>
>>>> Maria
>>>>
>>>> On 18 May 2011 16:43, Daniel Marcelino <dmsilva.br@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>> Dear all,
>>>>> I got a codebook that vars are presented in the following example. My
>>>>> doubt is how can I do Stata shows The capitals letters line after
>>>>> second dashed line. It is stupid think but is intriguing me since the
>>>>> morning, because that explain line is not label var attribute, nor a
>>>>> note var. So, how can I input this things in a data var?
>>>>>
>>>>> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>>> twomand                                                             (unlabeled)
>>>>> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>>> DUMMY VARIABLE FOR FEDERAL DEPUTIES THAT APPEAR TWICE IN THE DATASET.
>>>>>
>>>>>                 type:  numeric (float)
>>>>>
>>>>>                range:  [0,1]                        units:  1
>>>>>        unique values:  2                        missing .:  0/1228
>>>>>
>>>>>           tabulation:  Freq.  Value
>>>>>                          534  0 APPEAR ONCE.
>>>>>                          694  1 APPEAR TWICE.
>>>>>
>>>>> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>>>
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>
>
>
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