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Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> |

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statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

Subject |
Re: st: Frequency Distribution |

Date |
Fri, 22 Feb 2013 08:24:38 +0000 |

If this is what Kennedy/Keniajin wants, then I would be pleased too. Otherwise the complaint is unclear to me. Precisely why is the -by()- graph not what you want? Do you want bars side-by-side? stacked vertically? and so forth. Nick On Fri, Feb 22, 2013 at 8:09 AM, Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com> wrote: > You can use Nick Cox's -qplot- or -stripplot- for that. Type in Stata > -findit qplot- and -findit stripplot- to find them. > > *------------------ begin example ------------------ > sysuse auto > qplot weight, over(foreign) > stripplot weight, separate(foreign) stack width(200) > stripplot weight, over(foreign) stack width(200) > *------------------- end example ------------------- > (For more on examples I sent to the Statalist see: > http://www.maartenbuis.nl/example_faq ) On Fri, Feb 22, 2013 at 7:47 AM, Keniajin Wambui wrote: >> I want to create a frequency distribution of a variable serial number >> grouped by year in stata 12 I.C for windows. ie I have serial numbers >> collected from say from year 2000 to year 2012. i want to create a >> frequency plot of the serial numbers per year on one graph. How can I >> do it? >> >> i have tiried >> hist nserial ,frequency by(yr) >> but its giving graphs per year * * 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/

**Follow-Ups**:**Re: st: Frequency Distribution***From:*Keniajin Wambui <kiangati@gmail.com>

**References**:**st: Frequency Distribution***From:*Keniajin Wambui <kiangati@gmail.com>

**Re: st: Frequency Distribution***From:*Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com>

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