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SBPLOT: Stata module to generate scatter plot with one y variable shown by vertical bars


  • Nicholas J. Cox

    () (University of Durham)


sbplot plots the first-named variable against the last-named variable as a series of unshaded bars rising above or falling below one or more base lines. In addition any other variables will also be plotted against xvar. sbplot may be useful for combining bars with other styles of representing data, such as continuous lines for time series or error bars for showing uncertainties. (Version 6 users should install sbplot; version 5 users sbplot5.)

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  • Nicholas J. Cox, 1999. "SBPLOT: Stata module to generate scatter plot with one y variable shown by vertical bars," Statistical Software Components S369102, Boston College Department of Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s369102
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    graphics; bar charts; error bars; scatter plots;


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