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Re: st: Append within a loop


From   Camila Mendes <cacamendes85@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Append within a loop
Date   Thu, 12 Jul 2012 16:58:32 -0700

Thanks Eric. It worked perfectly!

On Thu, Jul 12, 2012 at 4:53 PM, Eric Booth <eric.a.booth@gmail.com> wrote:
> <>
>
>
> *****************
>         clear
>         sa master.dta, replace emptyok
> foreach i in Female Male{
> foreach k in 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 31 32 33 35 41
> 42 43 50 51 52 {
> foreach l in 0a3 4a8 9a11 12+ {
> use "$directory\UF `k'\variavel ocupacao\Grupo `l'\data_`i'_`k'_`l'.dta", clear
>         append using master.dta
>         sa master.dta, replace
> }
> }
> }
> u master.dta, clear
> *****************
>
>
>
>
> On Jul 12, 2012, at 6:39 PM, Camila Mendes wrote:
>
>> Hi all,
>>
>> I've created some data in separate folders using a loop, and now I wish to
>> append all the files (over i, k and l).
>>
>> Can anyone help me?
>>
>> foreach i in Female Male{
>> foreach k in 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 31 32 33 35 41
>> 42 43 50 51 52 {
>> foreach l in 0a3 4a8 9a11 12+ {
>> use "$directory\UF `k'\variavel ocupacao\Grupo `l'\data_`i'_`k'_`l'.dta",
>> clear
>> }
>> }
>> }
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Camila
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