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st: Applying weights to Survey Data


From   ajjee <ajjee1@yahoo.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   st: Applying weights to Survey Data
Date   Thu, 25 Nov 2010 16:07:07 -0800 (PST)

Dear All

I am working on a survey data in which weights are given for each
respondent. Now I am confused  how to apply thses weights in the -logit-. My
data looks like:

cnty	      id	    wt	             trd	    edu	 sex	      age	            inc
FRA	   6407	   0.7749	       F	     16	MALE	        18	      .a
FRA	  7026	   0.0964	       F	     18	MALE	        34	       +
FRA	  6309	   0.5040	       F	     17	FEMALE       25	      +
FRA	  5430	   0.5331	       A	     17	FEMALE	 33	       -
FRA	  5106           0.9501	      .b	     14	FEMALE	 83       	-
FRA	  6717	   1.1677	       F	     18	MALE  	 48	       +
FRA	  6813	   0.8413	      .b	     20	FEMALE	 35	        -
FRA	  5185	   1.3552	       F	     18	MALE	         43     	+
FRA	  6045	   1.0003	       F	     23	MALE  	 23      	-
FRA	  5954	   2.0298	       F	     14	FEMALE	 59     	+
FRA	  6754	   0.8034	       A	     17	MALE	          31    	.a
FRA	  5748	   0.8631	       F	     23	MALE   	40     	-
FRA	  6209	   0.9786	       A	     17	MALE  	30     	+
FRA	  6120	  1.1140	       F	     20     FEMALE	        23	        -
GBR	  6181	   0.7317	       A	     23	MALE	        40     	+
GBR	  6267         0.7213	       F	     25	MALE	         23    	.a
GBR	  5223	  0.9928	       .b	     20	MALE	         31	       -
GBR	  6670	  1.1046	       A	     22	FEMALE	25	           +
GBR	  5435	  1.4809	       F	     25	FEMALE	78	        +
GBR	  5931        1.4809	      .b	     16	FEMALE	63	          .a
GBR	 5219	         0.4395	       F	     18	FEMALE	53	          +
GBR	  5130	1.0084	       F	     23	FEMALE	50	           -

and my regression is

logit trd edu sex age inc,cl(cnty). Should I use (fweigt=wt) or (aweight=wt)

Thanks in advance


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