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reading in to R [message #11079] Tue, 25 October 2016 06:45 Go to next message
gbalew is currently offline  gbalew
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Is there anyone who can help me how to import .dta file of the IPUMS data in to R?

Gizachew Balew
Graduate School of Public Health
Seoul National University
Re: reading in to R [message #12404 is a reply to message #11079] Wed, 10 May 2017 14:44 Go to previous messageGo to next message
kingx025 is currently offline  kingx025
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Registered: August 2016
Location: Minneapolis. Minnesota
One way is to extract the IPUMS-DHS data in a CSV format, then use the read.csv function contained in R's "foreign" package. If you have problems getting this to work, send details to, including your user name and the date of your IPUMS-DHS extract, to get more help.

Dr. Miriam King
IPUMS-DHS Project Manager (
Re: reading in to R [message #13804 is a reply to message #11079] Fri, 29 December 2017 12:55 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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thank you

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Re: reading in to R [message #13883 is a reply to message #13804] Thu, 18 January 2018 07:21 Go to previous message
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