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st: loop in stata

From   fernando andrade <[email protected]>
To   statalist <[email protected]>
Subject   st: loop in stata
Date   Thu, 11 Aug 2011 15:06:20 -0400

I am trying to make a simple loop in stata but i cannot figure out how to.
i have two sets of variables let's say:
set1: a b c ...m
set2: z y x...n

i want to make a loop to run the tabs
tab a z
tab b y
tab c x
tab m n

i tried
foreach X in a b c... m{
foreach Y in z y x... n{
tab `X' `Y',m

the loop gave me all the posible combinatios between the two sets of
variables. Is there a way to make a loop that tabs only a with z, b
with y and so on
thank you.
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