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Re: st: Increase column width or wrap text in twoway frequency


From   Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Increase column width or wrap text in twoway frequency
Date   Mon, 4 Jun 2012 19:51:32 +0100

Given the possible length of value labels, it is not possible to
guarantee that they won't be truncated. -table- tends to be more
generous than -tabulate-. You could try -set linesize #-, where # is
bigger. Otherwise consider re-defining value labels so that
discriminatory text comes first.

Nick

On Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 7:38 PM, Rebecca Rdesinski <rdesinsk@ohsu.edu> wrote:
> I am using the 'tab' command.  For example -
>
> tab var1 var2
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Nick Cox
> Sent: Monday, June 04, 2012 11:36 AM
> To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> Subject: Re: st: Increase column width or wrap text in twoway frequency
>
> Which command is this?
>
> On Mon, Jun 4, 2012 at 7:32 PM, Rebecca Rdesinski <rdesinsk@ohsu.edu> wrote:
>
>> I would like to increase the column width in a twoway frequency so that the whole label definition is listed.  Is there a way to either 'wrap' text or increase the column width?
>

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