Home  /  Products  /  Staying current

The best version of Stata is the current version of Stata

The current version of Stata keeps users modern, efficient, competitive, and secure. And the current version of Stata provides you with the best user experience.

Benefits of staying current

StataCorp continually develops new features to enhance Stata software, from the latest statistical methods to the best in reporting and data visualization while not forgetting improvements to the user interface.

Modern research methods

A current license ensures you have access to the most modern research methods available in Stata. Stata is also fully backwards compatible, ensuring reproducibility of analyses performed in previous releases.

Consistent collaboration

The current version of Stata allows researchers to work seamlessly with one another within and across departments, always with the most up-to-date version of Stata. When users are on the same version of Stata, it makes it easier to share code, to support each other, and to teach.

Technical support

All registered users of the current release of Stata enjoy uninterrupted access to technical support from a dedicated staff of expert Stata programmers and statisticians.

Priority updates and security

With the current version of Stata, you are ensured continued access to updates including software enhancements, bug fixes, and security patches.

How to stay current

The best way to keep your Stata license current is with an annual license or with maintenance. Annual license and maintenance holders always have the current version of Stata, providing you access to the most up-to-date features for your research and analysis all at low annual costs.

Priority access

Annual license and maintenance holders automatically and quickly receive new versions of Stata at no additional cost.

Convenient renewals

Annual license and maintenance holders can opt for easy and automatic renewals or receive helpful reminders when a license or agreement is about to expire.

Predictable annual costs

Annual license and maintenance holders are able to anticipate and budget for annual software costs with no more unexpected upgrade costs.

Better insight starts with Stata. Deliver powerful research with a smarter solution.