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st: multiple y-axes

From   "Kieran McCaul" <>
To   <>
Subject   st: multiple y-axes
Date   Thu, 2 Sep 2010 10:53:18 +0800


I'm trying to overlay a line graph and a histogram, so I used this:

twoway (line hr TOC, yaxis(1)) ///
       (histogram osteocalcin, width(5) yaxis(2))  

This gives me the y-axis for hr on the left and the y-axis for the
histogram on the right which is what I want, but the histogram is over
the top of the line.

OK, so then I tried:
twoway (histogram osteocalcin, width(5) yaxis(2))  ///
       (line hr TOC, yaxis(1)) 

Now the line is on top of the histogram (good), but the y-axes have
swapped.  Now the hr axis is on the right  and the histogram axis is on
the left.

So my question: how can if get my axes where I want them and have the
line over the top of the histogram?


Kieran McCaul MPH PhD
WA Centre for Health & Ageing (M573)
University of Western Australia
Level 6, Ainslie House
48 Murray St
Perth 6000
Phone: (08) 9224-2701
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