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Re: st: Save the percentage of each response category into new variables


From   <hsiyuan@uchicago.edu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Save the percentage of each response category into new variables
Date   Fri, 9 Sep 2011 14:32:11 -0500 (CDT)

Yeah you are right, proportion is simply the mean of a dummy/indicator variable. That's all I need. 

I'll simply run the following then:

tab marstat, gen(marital)
collapse (mean) marital1-marital5, by (group time)

Thanks both!

Hsi-Yuan Chen
University of Chicago
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