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Re: st: Plot means with SD

From   Nick Cox <>
Subject   Re: st: Plot means with SD
Date   Wed, 4 Apr 2012 08:40:18 +0100

I don't know what "wanna" means, but -ms(none)- will blank out marker
symbols if you want to suppress your data.


On Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 7:11 AM, Patricia Biedermann
<> wrote:
> Thank you.
> But I don't wanna have a dotplot. More like a box plot, but just with mean instead of median and SD instead of quintiles. Or a bar- graph.
> Is this somehow possible?
> On 03.04.2012, at 19:10, Nick Cox wrote:
>> Your options include -dotplot- (official), -stripplot- (SSC).
>> Examples:
>> sysuse bpwide, clear
>> dotplot bp*, mean bar
>> stripplot bp*,  bar vertical stack height(0.3) width(2)
>> -stripplot- with these options plots a 95% c.i. based on the mean.
>> Nick
>> On Tue, Apr 3, 2012 at 6:02 PM, Patricia Biedermann
>> <> wrote:
>>> I have two variables
>>> 1) medstable (days after a patient achieves medical stability, in days)
>>> 2) durofstay    (duration of hospital stay; in days)
>>> now I wanna plot these two variables with mean and SD, so that I can see the differences of both.
>>> How can I do this?

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