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Re: st: date


From   Fabio Berton <f.berton@labor-torino.it>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: date
Date   Wed, 17 Sep 2003 16:36:28 +0200

you can try with the string function -substr-
Hope this helps!
Fabio.


At 16.18 17/09/2003 +0200, you wrote:
how do i get the date (year only) from a string variable that look like dd/mm/yyyy.

thanks in advance.
--
Malak B Bokhari, MD MPH
Unit of Descriptive Epidemiology
IARC
Lyon, France
www.gulfoncology.org
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