Stata 15 help for newvar


newvar (from [U] 11.4.2 Lists of new variables)


A newvar is the name of a variable that does not yet exist in the dataset. A newvar is a new varname, such as

x myvar Myvar inc92 reciprocal_of_miles_per_gallon _odd _1994

If you are interested in creating a variable list of new variables, see newvarlist.


. webuse hbp2 . generate not_white = race!=1 . encode sex, generate(gender)

. webuse hbp3, clear . decode female, generate(sex)

. sysuse auto, clear . lowess mpg weight, generate(mpghat) . generate weight2 = weight^2

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