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RE: st: Reshaping data


From   DE SOUZA Eric <eric.de_souza@coleurope.eu>
To   "statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: Reshaping data
Date   Fri, 4 Feb 2011 16:08:46 +0100

Did that, Neil. I tried the usual resources, including the manuals. As I ought to have stated in my original post, and as I say in my reply to Nick, my "variable" names in the first are the years: -2000- -20001- ...

Eric

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Neil Shephard
Sent: 04 February 2011 14:07
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject: Re: st: Reshaping data

On Fri, Feb 4, 2011 at 12:51 PM, DE SOUZA Eric <eric.de_souza@coleurope.eu> wrote:
> I have a table in Excel (which, of course, I can convert to csv format and -insheet- into Stata). The table contains one variable. Each row corresponds to a region and each column to a year. Is there a way of converting the data into panel (long) format in Stata ?
>
> I've hunted around and experimented but without success.

Try -man reshape- for how to move data  between wide <--> long formats.

Neil


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