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Babigumira Ronnie <[email protected]> |

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st: Sorry |

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Thu, 11 Jul 2002 09:08:40 -0700 (PDT) |

Dear listers Sorry foe multiple postings, my puter froze and I thought nothing had gone through. Roni --- Babigumira Ronnie <[email protected]> wrote: > Hi Ken Higbee > Thanks for the help, I will try to explain my problem to you using your > example. Lets assume that a b and c are crops and we also know that they > can take on a given set of values 1 2 3 4 5 8 9 10 (as such 6 7 and > anything greater than 10 should be a problem and that's what I want to > flash out) > > If we deal with them one by one > > Starting with a and going thru > > . egen ain = eqany(a), v(1/5 8/10) /*ain means a is in range*/ > > . list a if !ain /*all observations out of range*/ > > a > 6. 6 > 7. 7 > > . > . egen bin = eqany(b), v(1/5 8/10) > > . list b if !bin > > b > 4. 6 > 5. 7 > 9. 11 > 10. 12 > > . > . egen cin = eqany(c), v(1/5 8/10) > > . list c if !cin > > c > 2. 6 > 3. 7 > 7. 11 > 8. 12 > 9. 13 > 10. 14 > > Now, here is my thinking, since a b and c take on the same range of > values, instead of going thru the above, I thought that (as you > suggested) > > > . egen z = eqany(a b c) , v(1/5 8/10) > > should list all the a's b's and c's out of the range, however, this is > what I get > > . egen z = eqany(a b c) , v(1/5 8/10) > > . list if !z > > a b c z > > Nothing is listed. So my question is that am I misusing the command? > > Thanks > > Roni > > --- [email protected] wrote: > > Babigumira Ronnie <[email protected]> asks: > > > > > I have 3 variables percr100 percr200 percr300 (perennial crops > grown), > > I > > > know the range of these crops so I list illegal entries for percr100 > > using > > > > > > egen perbc1 = eqany(percr100), v(-7 440/446 660/670 770/789) > > > list houscode percr100 if !perbc1 > > > > > > then I look at the manual and eqany can be followed by varlist so > > instead > > > of doing the above for all the three, I > > > > > > egen perbc = eqany(percr100 percr200 percr300), v(-7 440/446 660/670 > > > 770/789) > > > list houscode percr100 percr200 percr300 if !perbc > > > > > > And the results are wrong, it appears that only the first variable > was > > > inspected. Did I just misinterpret eqany. In the event that I did > > (very > > > likely) whats the way out > > > > Can you show us an example of how the results were wrong? Here > > is a simple example I ran that worked just fine. > > > > . set obs 10 > > obs was 0, now 10 > > > > . gen a = _n > > > > . gen b = _n+2 > > > > . gen c = _n+4 > > > > . egen z = eqany(a b c) , values(1 4 9 12) > > > > . list > > > > a b c z > > 1. 1 3 5 1 > > 2. 2 4 6 1 > > 3. 3 5 7 0 > > 4. 4 6 8 1 > > 5. 5 7 9 1 > > 6. 6 8 10 0 > > 7. 7 9 11 1 > > 8. 8 10 12 1 > > 9. 9 11 13 1 > > 10. 10 12 14 1 > > > > Ken Higbee [email protected] > > StataCorp 1-800-STATAPC > > > > * > > * For searches and help try: > > * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html > > * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq > > * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ > > > __________________________________________________ > Do You Yahoo!? > Sign up for SBC Yahoo! Dial - First Month Free > http://sbc.yahoo.com > * > * For searches and help try: > * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html > * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq > * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!? Sign up for SBC Yahoo! Dial - First Month Free http://sbc.yahoo.com * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/res/findit.html * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

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