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Re: st: median for year wise sorted panel data


From   Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: median for year wise sorted panel data
Date   Thu, 28 Jun 2012 10:10:53 +0200

On Thu, Jun 28, 2012 at 5:58 AM, Pradeepta Sethi wrote:
> I have an unbalanced panel data sorted according to year(time
> variable). What is the command to calculate median for each year for a
> particular variable. e.g The data is sorted according to year 2001,
> 2002.... 2010. I want to calculate the median of variable investment
> for each year 2001, 2002,... 2010.

by year : egen med_invest = median(investment)

Hope this helps,
Maarten

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