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underweight status according to child's living arrangements [message #27209] Fri, 30 June 2023 03:04 Go to previous message
Manoj1992 is currently offline  Manoj1992
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I got different results form NFHS-5 national report after run the following syntax for calculating Underweight among the children's as per their living arrangements, I used the PR filr here
gen Child_liv_arr=.
replace Child_liv_arr=1 if hv111==1 & hv113==1 & (hv102 == 1 & hv105 < 18)
replace Child_liv_arr=2 if hv111==1 & hv113==0 & (hv102 == 1 & hv105 < 18)
replace Child_liv_arr=3 if hv111==0 & hv113==1 & (hv102 == 1 & hv105 < 18)
replace Child_liv_arr=4 if hv111==0 & hv113==0 & (hv102 == 1 & hv105 < 18)

label define Child_liv_arr 1"Living both Parents" 2"Living with Mother (not father)" 3"Living with Father (not mother)" 4"Living with neither parent", replace
label values Child_liv_arr Child_liv_arr
tab Child_liv_arr underweight [iw=wt], r nof
what is wrong with my syntex?

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