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Eric Booth <eric.a.booth@gmail.com> |

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statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

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Re: st: store tabulate command results in excel |

Date |
Mon, 12 Mar 2012 16:57:35 -0500 |

<> BTW, if you wanted to add the labels to "Condition" in the -tabout- table as you do in your example, then add this code into your do-file just before you run the loop I gave you: ************ add in to prev. code example levelsof Condition, loc(c) foreach v in `c' { loc j `" `j' `v' "- Condition `v'" "' } lab def jj `j', modify lab val Condition jj ta Condition ************ - Eric __ Eric A. Booth Public Policy Research Institute Texas A&M University ebooth@ppri.tamu.edu +979.845.6754 On Mar 12, 2012, at 4:54 PM, Eric Booth wrote: > > > <> > > The answer is basically the same then (save a correction in my previous email noted below). > > So, you could run: > > **************** > clear > > input QuestionID Condition str2 Answer > 1 1 Y > 1 1 N > 1 1 N > 1 2 Y > 1 2 Y > 1 2 N > 2 1 Y > 2 1 Y > 2 1 N > 2 2 Y > 2 2 N > 2 2 N > end > > > ****** > cap rm "test.xls" > levelsof QuestionID, loc(q) > foreach n in `q' { > tabout Condition Answer /// > if QuestionID == `n' /* I left this part out in the previous answ.*/ /// > using "test.xls", append /// > c(freq row) h1(Question `n' ) > } > **************** > > - Eric > > __ > Eric A. Booth > Public Policy Research Institute > Texas A&M University > ebooth@ppri.tamu.edu > +979.845.6754 > > On Mar 12, 2012, at 4:38 PM, Anisa Shyti wrote: > >> Hi Eric, >> >> Thanks for the answer. >> >> Condition is actually a categorical variable coded as (1, 2, 3). >> Answer is string and there are 12 questions - questionIDs are >> integers. My data structure is the following: >> >> QuestionID..............Condition................Answer >> 1..............................1.............................Y >> 1..............................1.............................N >> 1..............................1.............................N >> 1..............................2.............................Y >> 1..............................2.............................Y >> 1..............................2.............................N >> 2..............................1.............................Y >> 2..............................1.............................Y >> 2..............................1.............................N >> 2..............................2.............................Y >> 2..............................2.............................N >> 2..............................2.............................N >> >> >> My table should look like: >> >> .................................Answer........................... >> ................................Y..................N..........Total >> Question1................ >> -Condition1..............nr(%).............nr(%).....nr(%) >> -Condition2..............nr(%).............nr(%).....nr(%) >> Question2 >> -Condition1..............nr(%).............nr(%).....nr(%) >> -Condition2..............nr(%).............nr(%).....nr(%) >> >> Thank you very much in advance. >> Anisa >> >> >> >> >> On Mon, Mar 12, 2012 at 10:21 PM, Eric Booth <eric.a.booth@gmail.com> wrote: >>> <> >>> >>> I don't understand your data structure (e.g. what are conditions?) and why -tabout- (from SSC, BTW) does not work. Providing a snippet of your dataset and the command you tried would help me provide a better answer. >>> >>> >>> Based just on your sample -tab- command, you can transform that to -tabout- with something like: >>> >>> >>> ****** >>> cap rm "test.xls" >>> levelsof question, local(ques_numbers) >>> foreach n in `ques_numbers' { >>> tabout condition answer using "test.xls", append /// >>> c(freq row) h1(Question `n' ) >>> } >>> ****** >>> ((The looping part is doing the -bysort question- part of your example -tab- command.)) >>> >>> - Eric >>> >>> __ >>> Eric A. Booth >>> Public Policy Research Institute >>> Texas A&M University >>> ebooth@ppri.tamu.edu >>> +979.845.6754 >>> >>> On Mar 12, 2012, at 4:07 PM, Anisa Shyti wrote: >>> >>> >>>> I need to store in excel or any other support the results of a two-way >>>> tabulate command. My variables are: question, condition and asnwer. >>>> I have N questions, three conditions for each question, and Y or N >>>> answers by subjects. >>>> >>>> The tab command (by question, sort: tab condition answer, row) gives >>>> exactly what I need. For each question (distinguished by id) and each >>>> condition, I have the number and percentage of Y and N answers and the >>>> Total - in columns. >>>> >>>> Still, I would like to be able to store these results in excel or any >>>> other support, instead of copy pasting. I tried using the tabout >>>> command (my case is a 2x1 table) - it does not give me the desired >>>> format. >>>> * >>>> * 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/ >>> >>> >>> * >>> * 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/ >> >> * >> * 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/ > * * 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/

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