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CWI [message #11841] Thu, 16 February 2017 16:49 Go to next message
lka035 is currently offline  lka035
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Hi,
Am trying to create the CWI using 2007 Zambia DHS.


. * CWI score = Alpha + Beta * v191
. gen cwi_2007 = -0.6714665 + 1.0443476*v191

. sum cwi_2007

Variable | Obs Mean Std. Dev. Min Max
-------------+---------------------------------------------- ----------
cwi_2007 | 7146 19388.11 112233.5 -121483.4 264237


The output seems incorrect and need assistance understanding where I have gone wrong

Many thanks

Re: CWI [message #12088 is a reply to message #11841] Tue, 28 March 2017 13:00 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Liz-DHS
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Dear User,
Quote:

Comparative Wealth Index (CWI) Coefficients

DHS Surveys
Country Year Constant (Alpha) Coefficient (Beta)
Zambia 2007 -0.6714665 1.0443476




Re: CWI [message #15393 is a reply to message #12088] Wed, 11 July 2018 06:42 Go to previous message
mari80 is currently offline  mari80
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Dear Ika and Liz, What would be the STATA syntax to calculate the CWI?

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