Bookmark and Share

Notice: On April 23, 2014, Statalist moved from an email list to a forum, based at

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: st: how to transform variables

From   daniel klein <>
Subject   Re: st: how to transform variables
Date   Tue, 15 Nov 2011 13:29:11 +0100

. drop in 1
. g tmp = _n
. reshape long var ,i(tmp)
. drop tmp
. replace _j = cond(_j == 1, 4, 8)
. sort _j ,stable
. ren (_j var)(var#) ,addnum

Note that short, unprecise questions without any information about the
planned analysis or a brief description of the underlying problem,
combined with simplified examples are likely to get answers that may
not be appropriate for your "real" data, if at all.


Hi, all
      How to transform the original format of two variables to the new
format of two variables? [...]
*   For searches and help try:

© Copyright 1996–2018 StataCorp LLC   |   Terms of use   |   Privacy   |   Contact us   |   Site index