Stata The Stata listserver
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date index][Thread index]

st: fweight

From   "Rodrigo Briceņo" <>
To   "Statalist \(E-mail\)" <>
Subject   st: fweight
Date   Thu, 6 Feb 2003 10:08:56 -0600

Hello friends!
I wish to have a more explicit explanation about weights. I'm using a
variable called factor to expand the data from the sample that I'm using. My
variable factor have data like 118.54, 99.31, 154.62, etc. Why if I use
fweight=factor I get an error:  may not use noninteger frequency weights
r(401)?  Is this related with the decimals in the observations. If I use the
same variable in a different software (SPSS) I got no errors. Can somebody
explain what do I need to correct in order to execute procedures in Stata
with those numbers like factors?
Thank you very much to all.


*   For searches and help try:

© Copyright 1996–2019 StataCorp LLC   |   Terms of use   |   Privacy   |   Contact us   |   What's new   |   Site index