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Re: st: FW: stacked bars + dot

From   Nick Cox <>
Subject   Re: st: FW: stacked bars + dot
Date   Tue, 15 Jan 2013 16:02:29 +0000

The second should be easy. You need to spell out -xla(, valuelabel)-.

The first requires construction of a variable with the order you need.


On Tue, Jan 15, 2013 at 3:57 PM, Rubil Ivica <> wrote:
> Now I get numbers instead of county names on the horizontal axix.
> In addition, I need that bars be ordered by totaleffect in ascending order.

Nick Cox

> If you want to combine bars and dots, then I think you will need
> -twoway-. As you have a string variable too, you will need to -encode-
> that before it can be plotted on one axis.
> Nick
> On Tue, Jan 15, 2013 at 3:18 PM, Rubil Ivica <> wrote:
>> I forgot one more thing: on the horizontal axis I want the string variable county to be displayed.
> Rubil Ivica
>> I need to produce the following graph.
>> There are three numerical variables: contrib1, contrib2, totaleffect.
>> And one string variable: county
>> I want that the variables contrib1 and contrib2 be displayed as stacked bars, and that the variable totaleffect, which is the sum of contrib1 and contrib2, be displayed as a dot on the stacked bars.
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