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From |
Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> |

To |
statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

Subject |
Re: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit |

Date |
Wed, 24 Aug 2011 16:56:20 +0100 |

If a variable has no variable label, nothing will be shown. So, safer code is if "`l`v''" != "" replace parm = "`l`v''" if parm == "`v'" On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 4:54 PM, Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> wrote: > Are you talking about this code or your equivalent on your problem? > > If the latter, I need to see the code to comment helpfully. > > Nick > > On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 4:41 PM, Tim Evans <Tim.Evans@wmciu.nhs.uk> wrote: >> Nick, >> >> Thanks for this, it nearly works for me - I can graph it, but I don't get all of the variable values from the 'axis' column to appear - I only have random ones. Do you know why it does not display all of the variables names (but does display the estimate value) >> >> Tim >> -----Original Message----- >> From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Nick Cox >> Sent: 24 August 2011 14:31 >> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu >> Subject: Re: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit >> >> Maarten's example doesn't show variable labels. Here is one way to do >> it. I may well be overlooking an option in -parmest-. >> >> Nick >> >> sysuse nlsw88, clear >> logit union married never_married collgrad south >> >> local i = 0 >> foreach v in married never_married collgrad south { >> local l`v' : variable label `v' >> } >> >> parmest, norestore eform >> foreach v in married never_married collgrad south { >> replace parm = "`l`v''" if parm == "`v'" >> } >> >> replace parm = "(intercept)" if parm == "_cons" >> >> egen axis= axis(estimate), label(parm) >> >> twoway bar estimate axis, base(1) horizontal barw(.5) /// >> xline(1) ylab(, valuelabel ang(h) noticks) || /// >> rcap min95 max95 axis, horizontal /// >> legend(order(1 "point estimate" /// >> 2 "95% conf. int.") pos(6)) /// >> xtitle("odds ratio") ytitle("") >> >> >> On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 2:03 PM, Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com> wrote: >>> On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 2:56 PM, Tim Evans <Tim.Evans@wmciu.nhs.uk> wrote: >>>> Nick, in your last post, are you suggesting an alternative way of presenting things as I'm not sure I follow what you mean by: >>>> >>>> ' I'd much prefer to work at a graphical display of odds >>>> ratios and confidence limits with variable labels as horizontal text' >>> >>> See, e.g. <http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2010-09/msg00525.html> > * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**References**:**st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit***From:*Tim Evans <Tim.Evans@wmciu.nhs.uk>

**Re: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit***From:*Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com>

**Re: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit***From:*Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>

**RE: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit***From:*Tim Evans <Tim.Evans@wmciu.nhs.uk>

**Re: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit***From:*Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com>

**Re: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit***From:*Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>

**RE: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit***From:*Tim Evans <Tim.Evans@wmciu.nhs.uk>

**Re: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit***From:*Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com>

**Re: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit***From:*Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>

**RE: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit***From:*Tim Evans <Tim.Evans@wmciu.nhs.uk>

**Re: st: Useful labelling of dummy variables following logit***From:*Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>

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