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From |
Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> |

To |
statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

Subject |
Re: st: summary statistics |

Date |
Mon, 1 Oct 2012 01:43:24 +0100 |

This has often been asked on Statalist, except as usual finding the posts is easier with the right keywords. e.g. http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2012-01/msg00669.html http://www.stata.com/statalist/archive/2011-02/msg00445.html etc. etc. See -tabm- from -tab_chi- (SSC) Also SJ-5-1 st0082 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tabulation of multiple responses (help _mrsvmat, mrgraph, mrtab if installed) . . . . . . . . B. Jann Q1/05 SJ 5(1):92--122 introduces new commands for the computation of one- and two-way tables of multiple responses Nick On Sun, Sep 30, 2012 at 11:46 PM, Donald Spady <dspady@ualberta.ca> wrote: > I need some help creating summary statistics. > I have 18 variables HSS1- HSS18, all containing a maximum of 5 discrete responses (1 to 5) > Is there a command that would create a table that looks like the following > Col 1 Col2 Col 3 Col 4 Col5 > HSS1 n1 n2 n3 n4 n5 > HSS2 n1 n2 n3 n4 n5 > HSS3 > and so on > > Where n1 is the number of responses where the variable HSS(n) took the value 1 and n2 is the number of responses where the variable HSS(n) took the value 2, and so on for n3, n4, n5. > > I have looked in the manuals but have not come up with anything, nor have I seen this on Statalist. * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/resources/statalist-faq/ * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

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