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Jian Zhang <jian32@gmail.com> |

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statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

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Re: st: RE: question on graphing a bar |

Date |
Fri, 18 May 2012 22:37:56 +0800 |

Each bar represents the mean of the variable in the sample. On Fri, May 18, 2012 at 10:35 PM, Nick Cox <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk> wrote: > If you don't ask the real question, you may not get the real answer. > > This still isn't clear to me: How is each variable going to produce one and only one bar? > > Nick > n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk > > Jian Zhang > > Nick, it works. but what i have is a data set of three variables, say > non-earned income, wage_income and self-employment income. what i > wanted is a bar chart where there is one bar for non-earned income, > then one bar for wage_income and one bar for self-employment income > but the two later bars were stacked. Note that all the observations > have values for the three variables. So it is not possible to use the > option of over. Is there a way to graph a bar like this with the > data? > > On Fri, May 18, 2012 at 10:05 PM, Nick Cox <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk> wrote: >> Consider >> >> clear >> set obs 3 >> gen cat = _n >> gen twothree = _n > 1 >> gen y = runiform() >> graph bar (asis) y , over(cat) over(twothree) asyvars stack >> >> Nick >> n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk >> >> Jian Zhang >> >> I was trying to graph a vertical bar chart where there are three bars. >> but i wanted the second and third bars stacked. Does anyone know how >> to do this? thanks! >> > > * > * For searches and help try: > * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search > * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq > * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ -- Jian Zhang（张舰） Assistant Professor School of Economics Central University of Finance and Economics, Beijing, China 100081 Email: jian32@gmail.com Cell Phone: 86 - 137 188 65377 Web Page: http://econ.cufe.edu.cn/html/2010-07-16/312.html * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**Follow-Ups**:**Re: st: RE: question on graphing a bar***From:*David Hoaglin <dchoaglin@gmail.com>

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**References**:**st: question on graphing a bar***From:*Jian Zhang <jian32@gmail.com>

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**Re: st: RE: question on graphing a bar***From:*Jian Zhang <jian32@gmail.com>

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