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st: keep if variable is string


From   Shubhabrata Mukherjee <joy_stat@yahoo.com>
To   stata forum <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: keep if variable is string
Date   Fri, 6 Jan 2012 20:08:28 -0800 (PST)

Hi,

 I am using --insheet-- to read in a big file where some variables are numeric and some are string.

 How can I keep the variables that are string only?
Thanks,

 -Joey


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