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Re: st: Store Results of a List?


From   Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Store Results of a List?
Date   Tue, 30 Aug 2011 16:06:53 +0100

OK. -levelsof- may well make sense for that.

On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 3:59 PM, Jacob Robbins <jake.a.robbins@gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks Eric, Dimitriy, and Nick for your help, -levelsof- does the
> trick! Nick, what I'm doing is performing various checks on hospital
> panel data in order to automatically generate a report. Now and then
> anomalies are found which I want to look more closely at. Take my
> original example; the hospids 50, 47, and 25 are hospitals with large
> leaps in mortality rates in a year. For the report, I want to list all
> of the years of data for the hospitals with anomalies, thus I need the
> hospids.
>
> Jake
>
>
> On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 10:34 AM, Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I like -levelsof- too, but it does not in general give what -list- does.
>>
>> Nick
>>
>> On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 3:25 PM, Eric Booth <ebooth@ppri.tamu.edu> wrote:
>>> <>
>>>
>>> See -help levelsof-
>>>
>>> - Eric
>>> __
>>> Eric A. Booth
>>> Public Policy Research Institute
>>> Texas A&M University
>>> ebooth@ppri.tamu.edu
>>> Office: +979.845.6754
>>>
>>>
>>> On Aug 30, 2011, at 9:20 AM, Jacob Robbins wrote:
>>>
>>>> Dear Statlisters,
>>>>
>>>> I am trying to think of a way to store the results of a list command
>>>> in a matrix or a local variable. For example,
>>>>
>>>> list hospid if var1>=50 & var2==100
>>>> 50
>>>> 47
>>>> 25
>>>>
>>>> I want to store the results in a local variable; local test "50 47 25".
>>>>
>>>> Does anyone know a way to do this?
>>>>
>>>> Thanks in advance!
>>>>
>>>> Jake Robbins
>>>> Research Assistant, Harvard School of Public Health
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