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Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> |

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"statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu> |

Subject |
Re: st: data management problem |

Date |
Mon, 19 Dec 2011 10:20:27 +0000 |

This was an allusion to http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/data/anyall.html Benjamin Volland was complimentary about http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/data/members.html but that doesn't seem to be the problem here. Nick On Fri, Dec 16, 2011 at 2:17 PM, Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> wrote: > There's an FAQ on such any and all problems. On 16 Dec 2011, at 14:00, Richard Goldstein <richgold@ix.netcom.com> wrote: >> one way: use -egen- with the "max" function; here is an example: >> >> egen atleastone=max(dummy_member_is_pensioner), by(hh_id) On 12/16/11 8:44 AM, Ivica Rubil wrote: >>> I have the first four variables in the table below in my dataset, and I >>> wish to generate the fifth variable. This variable should be such that >>> it is equal to 1 for all members of a particular household if there is >>> at least one pensioner in this household. Below is the table with only >>> two households one of which contains at least one pensioner and I wish >>> to assign 1 to each member of this household. The other household >>> doesn't contain any pensioner and I wish to assign 0 to each member of >>> this household. >>> >>> How to do that??? >>> >>> >>> hh_id | hh_member | dummy_member_is_pensioner | >>> dummy_hh_with_at_least_one_pensioner >>> >>> ------|-------------|----------------------------|---------------------- >>> ---------------- >>> 1 | 1 | 1 | 1 >>> 1 | 2 | 1 | 1 >>> 1 | 3 | 0 | 1 >>> 1 | 4 | 0 | 1 >>> 2 | 1 | 0 | 0 >>> 2 | 2 | 0 | 0 >>> 2 | 3 | 0 | 0 >>> ... | ... | ... | ... >>> * * 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: Testing for mediation with categorical mediators and complex survey data?***From:*"Galinsky, Adena M." <agalinsk@jhsph.edu>

**Re: st: Testing for mediation with categorical mediators and complex survey data?***From:*John Antonakis <John.Antonakis@unil.ch>

**st: data management problem***From:*"Ivica Rubil" <irubil@eizg.hr>

**Re: st: data management problem***From:*Richard Goldstein <richgold@ix.netcom.com>

**Re: st: data management problem***From:*Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>

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