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Merging ethiopia 2000 wealth indicators [message #4221] Mon, 20 April 2015 16:36 Go to next message
annfitz is currently offline  annfitz
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Hi

has anyone been able to merge the wealth data from ethiopia 2000 into the individual recode file in stata, i get an error message, tried merging on variables v001 and v002 , after creating these from whhid and renaming qnd declaring the variables to be the same across different files, but unfortunately this didnt work as not all the results are unique, eg, for 1101, this could be 1 101 or 11 01 or 101 1

If anyone has any suggestions as to how i can merge the wealth data it is much appreciated


Dr Ann fitzmaurice
Re: Merging ethiopia 2000 wealth indicators [message #4246 is a reply to message #4221] Fri, 24 April 2015 20:16 Go to previous message
user-rhs is currently offline  user-rhs
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If you post your log from the merge (with error message), that would be helpful for us Stata users in debugging your commands

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