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st: RE: question test of proportions

From   "Visintainer, Paul" <[email protected]>
To   "'[email protected]'" <[email protected]>
Subject   st: RE: question test of proportions
Date   Thu, 20 Jan 2011 16:25:46 -0500

You might try -cs- which will give you a risk ratio, as well as a risk difference (i.e., the ratio of the proportions, as well as the difference in proportions) and their confidence intervals.  Then you can choose how you want to express the result.


-----Original Message-----
From: [email protected] [mailto:[email protected]] On Behalf Of martine etienne
Sent: Thursday, January 20, 2011 10:53 AM
To: [email protected]
Subject: st: question test of proportions

Dear Statalisters,
I ran a prtest to test the proportion of means between two groups. I think my 
problem is stating my result in a way that says for example: group A did X% 
better than group B. In other words how do I conclude that from my outcome?

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