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Re: st: Repeated observations for time variable tsset


From   Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Repeated observations for time variable tsset
Date   Sat, 15 Oct 2011 08:52:36 +0100

If this is your data, you cannot -tsset- it.

Nick

On Sat, Oct 15, 2011 at 6:17 AM, Abhishek Bharad <abhara2@tigers.lsu.edu> wrote:

> In my data set i have a several number of observations for each week.
> Week is a variable in the data set.  Each observation has a different id.
> I was not able to run "tsset  week "command in stata, I got the error
> "repeated time values in sample".
>
> The data set looks like this,
>
> week response
>  1   3
>  1   4
>  1   2
>  1   5
>  2   1
>  2   2
>  2   6
>  2   4
>
> how can I get around this and use week as time variable?

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