Speaking Stata: Graphing distributions
AbstractGraphing univariate distributions is central to both statistical graphics, in general, and StataÕs graphics, in particular. Now that Stata 8 is out, a review of official and user-written commands is timely. The emphasis here is on going beyond what is obviously and readily available, with pointers to minor and major trickery and various user-written commands. For plotting histogram-like displays, kerneldensity estimates and plots based on distribution functions or quantile functions, a large variety of choices is now available to the researcher. Copyright 2004 by StataCorp LP.
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Volume (Year): 4 (2004)
Issue (Month): 1 (March)
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- Philippe Van Kerm, 2003.
"Adaptive kernel density estimation,"
StataCorp LP, vol. 3(2), pages 148-156, June.
- Nicholas J. Cox, 2005. "Speaking Stata: Density probability plots," Stata Journal, StataCorp LP, vol. 5(2), pages 259-273, June.
- Nicholas J. Cox, 2004. "Speaking Stata: Graphing agreement and disagreement," Stata Journal, StataCorp LP, vol. 4(3), pages 329-349, September.
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