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Re: st: How to total amounts by different values in a field?


From   Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: How to total amounts by different values in a field?
Date   Mon, 23 Apr 2012 16:22:47 +0200

--- On Mon, Apr 23, 2012 at 4:08 PM, Jumin Kim wrote:
>If I had the following dataset, and Iâd like to total the dollar amount by college (this is a student-level dataset), how would I go about doing this?
> dollar    college
> 3000     University of Southern California
> 500       Bates College
> 1290     Bates College

bys college: egen tot = total(dollar)

Hope this helps,
Maarten

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