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Re: st: Question regarding displaying Count, number of missing values,min, max in one table


From   Michael Stewart <michaelstewartresearch@gmail.com>
To   statalist <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: Question regarding displaying Count, number of missing values,min, max in one table
Date   Thu, 17 Oct 2013 11:16:47 -0400

Hi ,
Thank you very much for your time and such a nice  code.It took me
some time but i finally understood it.
Thanks
Anwar

On Thu, Oct 17, 2013 at 8:25 AM, Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> wrote:
> sysuse auto, clear
> foreach v of var * {
>  su `v', meanonly
>  di abbrev("`v'", 24) _col(25) %8.0f _N  %8.0f _N - r(N) %8.0g r(min) ///
> %8.0g r(max)
> }
>
>
> Nick
> njcoxstata@gmail.com
>
>
> On 17 October 2013 10:45, Michael Stewart
> <michaelstewartresearch@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi ,
>>
>> This might be a simple question for some stata users ... but sorry, I
>> am not able to get it .
>>
>> I am working with multiple (really huge ) datasets, each with 152
>> variables. After  extracting data and converting to stata format using
>> the load programs, I am checking accuracy of my conversion by
>> comparing summary statistics of my datasets with the ones supplied by
>> data supplier.
>>
>> As part of this, I am trying to get the following statistics for
>> continuous variables   in my dataset  displayed as  one single table
>>
>> 1)Count
>> 2)number of missing values
>> 3)min
>> 4)max
>>
>> I can get these values from codebook which is not in a table format.
>>
>> i can also get  these values using tabstat command  but cant get
>> number of msising values as a column along with count, min, max in
>> same table.
>>
>> Can any one please help if there are any user written programs or
>> tricks with stata commands
>>
>> Thank you very much for your time.
>>
>>
>> --
>> Thank you ,
>> Yours Sincerely,
>> Mike.
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Thank you ,
Yours Sincerely,
Mike.
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