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Re: st: labelling specific values on a graph


From   Phil Schumm <pschumm@uchicago.edu>
To   Statalist Statalist <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   Re: st: labelling specific values on a graph
Date   Wed, 11 Dec 2013 21:51:45 -0500

On Dec 11, 2013, at 9:32 PM, Ariel Linden <ariel.linden@gmail.com> wrote:
> Is there a way to get labels for specific values on a graph (any graph) as opposed to all or nothing using mlabel(var)?
> 
> I would like to highlight a few data points, rather than provide labels to all of them.


A couple options here, but perhaps the simplest is just to generate a new variable containing only those labels you want to expose (with the others all set to missing), and pass that to -mlab()-.


-- Phil


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