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Re: st: Re: labeling overlaid histograms


From   rghuang <[email protected]>
To   "[email protected]" <[email protected]>
Subject   Re: st: Re: labeling overlaid histograms
Date   Sat, 13 Dec 2003 13:28:45 +0800

Scott Merryman��
 
   i want to know what /// means?and what is its function.
   can you do me a favor to tell me ?
   thank you.
 
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Devra,
 
I believe you want to use the -legend(label(# "text"))- option.  Something like
this:
 
twoway (histogram weight if foreign==0, density blcolor(blue) bfcolor(none)
legend(label(1 "Domestic"))) ///
 (histogram weight if foreign==1, density blcolor(red) bfcolor(none)
legend(label(2 "Foreign")))
 
hope this helps,
Scott
 
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Devra Golbe" < [email protected]>
Sent: Friday, December 12, 2003 8:10 PM
Subject: st: labeling overlaid histograms
 
 
>>  I am trying to  produce overlaid  histograms in which each histogram is
>>  labeled (e.g., "foreign" or "domestic").  I have checked the graphics
>>  manual, and the online help, and am unable to find the solution.
>>
>>  . use "C:\Stata8\auto.dta", clear
>>  .histogram weight if foreign==0, density blcolor(blue) bfcolor(none)
>>
>>  produces a single histogram labeled  "Weight (lbs.)"
>>
>>  However, the following
>>
>>  . twoway (histogram weight if foreign==0, density blcolor(blue)
>>  bfcolor(none))  ///
>>    (histogram weight if foreign==1, density blcolor(red) bfcolor(none))
>>
>>  produces two overlaid histograms, each labeled "density".  How can I get
>>  the two histograms to be labeld "Domestic" and "Foreign", respectively?
>>
>>  Thanks,
>>  Devra
>>
>>
>>  ______________________________________________________________
>>  Devra L. Golbe, Professor
>>  Dept. of Economics
>>  Hunter College  / CUNY
>>  695 Park Ave., NY, NY 10021
>>  voice:  212-772-5408
>>  fax:     212-772-5398 (office)
>>             208-361-5964 (e-fax)
>>
>>  http://econ.hunter.cuny.edu/faculty/golbe
>>
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