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Re: st: which -cmp- option to use for poisson model with count data?


From   brendan.halpin@ul.ie (Brendan Halpin)
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: which -cmp- option to use for poisson model with count data?
Date   Thu, 03 May 2012 13:12:37 +0100

On Thu, May 03 2012, Laura R. wrote:

> dependent variable:
> - experts
> - in this sample: 0 to 5
> - 0 should be in the analysis (not "missing")
> - in other samples, it can be more than 5, but naturally not less than 0

This makes it sound as if the DV isn't bounded at 5, but simply that
there are no higher values observed in this sample. If that's true,
models for counts (poisson etc) should be fine.

Brendan
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