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Statistical Software >Workshops > Stata 1

Stata I - Introduction for Windows

Description:
You will learn how to enter data into Stata, and use basic Stata commands to recode and compute variables, generate descriptive statistics and simple graphics.

Prerequisites:
A working knowledge of the Windows operating system, and understanding of the Windows file system.

Workshop Outline:

Creating an Stata data File

Using the Stata data editor
Reading data from an external file
Creating new variables
Defining missing values
Labeling variables and values

Saving Your Stata data File

Using a Stata data file

Descriptive Statistics

Summarizing data - means and standard deviations
Tabulations and Cross-tabulations
Subgroup means & standard deviations
Two-sample T tests

Selecting Cases

Changing variables

Recoding variables
Generating variables

Graphs

Bar Graphs
Scatterplots

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