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Re: st: How to put max and min values in a loop


From   Xixi Lin <winnielxx@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: How to put max and min values in a loop
Date   Wed, 27 Mar 2013 11:27:07 -0400

Thanks Maarten.

On Wed, Mar 27, 2013 at 10:22 AM, Maarten Buis <maartenlbuis@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 27, 2013 at 3:11 PM, Xixi Lin wrote:
>> I am trying to use inlist(var, min(var), max(var)) in a loop; however,
>> min(var) and max(var) seems to be wrong codes, does anyone know how to
>> code it in a right way?
>
> If we take your question literally, the answer is:
> sum var, meanonly
> ... inlist(var,r(min), r(max))
>
> this can be done in one line:
> ... !missing(var)
>
> Hope this helps,
> Maarten
>
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