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By Michael N. Mitchell

A visible advisor to Stata photographs info Stata's photos services in an easy-to-use layout. utilizing step by step examples, the writer demonstrates the most productive tips on how to create even the main complex graphs. nearly each web page comprises full-color examples of Stata graphs, with so much pages displaying 3 graphs. besides each one graph is the command that produced it, a quick description, and the identify of its linked documents. those documents should be downloaded from the Stata website. the 1st bankruptcy presents an exceptional creation to Stata images and offers suggestions for utilizing the ebook successfully. each one on hand form of graph is mentioned in its personal bankruptcy: twoway graphs, scatterplot matrix graphs, bar graphs, field plots, dot plots, and pie graphs. The booklet discusses the main general innovations, via a bankruptcy discussing recommendations which are to be had to all graphs. the ultimate bankruptcy discusses innovations that vary the fashion of graph parts, similar to colour, line development, and textual content dimension. The appendix supplies an summary of numerous themes, comparable to statistical graph instructions, saving and mixing graphs, universal error, and schemes.

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To learn more about axis scales, including suppressing, extending, or relocating them, see Options : Axis scales (265). dta & scheme vg s2m Standard options 90 Range 0 Options 80 Bar The yline() option is used to add a thin, black, dashed line to the graph where y equals 55 and 75. dta & scheme vg s2m Pie 70 twoway scatter ownhome propval100, xlabel(#10) ylabel(#5, nogrid) yline(55 75, lwidth(thin) lcolor(black) lpattern(dash)) Dot 90 Box 80 Bar 70 % homes cost $100K+ Area 20 Matrix Line 10 Twoway CI fit 0 Introduction Fit Using the nogrid option, we can suppress the display of the grid.

To help you differentiate these kinds of options, they are discussed in their own chapter, Standard options (313). Since these options can be used with most types of graph commands, they are generally not discussed in the chapters about the different types of graphs, except when their usage interacts with the options illustrated. For example, subtitle() is a Standard Option, but its behavior takes on a special meaning when used with the legend() option, so the subtitle() option is discussed in the context of legends.

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