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Re: st: summary statistics


From   Donald Spady <dspady@ualberta.ca>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: summary statistics
Date   Sun, 30 Sep 2012 20:07:37 -0600

Nick
  MANY thanks.  Just exactly what I wanted.

DOn

On 2012-09-30, at 6:43 PM, Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> wrote:

> 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.
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Donald Spady

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