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Re: st: mfp and factor variable


From   Richard Goldstein <richgold@ix.netcom.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: mfp and factor variable
Date   Thu, 04 Aug 2011 11:41:03 -0400

put "xi: " before the -mfp-

Rich

On 8/4/11 11:36 AM, m. kh wrote:
> Hi all
> 
> I am trying to run
> 
> . mfp: logit comp i.bmicat age apacheii sex dm admityear  
> 
> and I got the following message
> 
> factor variables and time-series operators not allowed
> 
> if I include my categorical variable without i before the variable, it would be 
> considered as continuous. Any idea how to overcome this problem.
> 
> Thanks
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