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RE: st: Transposing dotplot (changing axes)


From   Fredrik Norström <fredrik.norstrom@epiph.umu.se>
To   "statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: Transposing dotplot (changing axes)
Date   Tue, 30 Aug 2011 11:48:23 +0200

Thanks for responses.

I have multiple observations at time points, e.g. three persons who are in oldest age group with 10 years difference. By default I only get one point when I want three points. How do I solve this? Dotplot automatically gives three horizontal points when multiples. I would like to have three vertical dots to show that I got three multiple observations. As far I understand will width and stack only compress to one observation and not extend to three observations or I understand things incorrectly?

Fredrik

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Nick Cox
Sent: den 30 augusti 2011 11:36
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: Re: st: Transposing dotplot (changing axes)

Maarten is correct. You can use -stripplot- to get horizontal
analogues of -dotplot-. The horizontal comes by default; you will need
to spell out -stack- and you may need to control bin width using
-width()-.

Nick

On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 10:09 AM, Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 11:01 AM, Fredrik Norström
> <fredrik.norstrom@epiph.umu.se> wrote:
>> I have done a dotplot (dotplot yeardifference, over(agegroups) center) where I have agegroups and for each displayed difference in years between two disease diagnoses. My dotplot shows years on y-axes. I want to have that on x-axis, i.e. I want to transpose my dotplot. Is it possible to do that or can I generate a different stata graph so that I get my dotplots horizontally instead of vertically?
>
> That should be possible with Nick Cox's -stripplot-, which you can get
> by typing in Stata -ssc install stripplot-.
>

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