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RDECOMPOSE: Stata module to implements Gupta's rate decomposition method for aggregated data


  • Jinling Li

    (University of Canberra)

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The command reports the contribution of each specified variable to the aggregate value. The command is rdecompose, and it should be immediately followed by the variable names of the factors contributing to the aggregate rates. The group indicator must also be included in the group option.

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  • Jinling Li, 2015. "RDECOMPOSE: Stata module to implements Gupta's rate decomposition method for aggregated data," Statistical Software Components S458092, Boston College Department of Economics, revised 08 Jan 2023.
  • Handle: RePEc:boc:bocode:s458092
    Note: This module should be installed from within Stata by typing "ssc install rdecompose". The module is made available under terms of the GPL v3 ( Windows users should not attempt to download these files with a web browser.

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