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Re: st: Sort order in graph box, over() by()

From   "Svend Juul" <SJ@SOCI.AU.DK>
To   <>
Subject   Re: st: Sort order in graph box, over() by()
Date   Mon, 27 Aug 2007 12:55:33 +0200

Stefan Kreisel wrote:

Is there a way to individually sort the order of boxes in a given
subgraph as produced by the by() option in e.g. 
-graph box yvar, over(xvar, sort(1)) by(anothergroup)-?

The problem is that missing categories on a given subgrouping of 
by() get put on the far right most side of the subgraph; I want 
them all in the same position in each subgraph.


I don't think you can do what you want with -by()-, but you can 
do it (approximately) with -over()-:

   sysuse auto
   graph box weight , over(rep78) over(foreign)

Hope this helps

Svend Juul
Institut for Folkesundhed, Afdeling for Epidemiologi
(Institute of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology)
Vennelyst Boulevard 6
DK-8000  Aarhus C, Denmark
Phone: +45 8942 6090
Home:  +45 8693 7796

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