Date: Fri, 8 Jun 2001 08:18:57 -0400
Reply-To: Larry Bertolini <bertolini.1@OSU.EDU>
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From: Larry Bertolini <bertolini.1@OSU.EDU>
Organization: Ohio State University
Subject: Re: Proc Import and 0's in SSN's
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When you say "they simply don't appear", are "they" the leading zeros?
If yes, then use the "z9." format when you print the ssn variable.
Jeff williams wrote:
> Probably a simple answer out there; I'd appreciate some help finding it.
> I'm using the following code to read in a dataset in .txt format:
> proc import out=test
> It reads in the data fine with the exception of ssn's that begin with one
> or more zero's; they simply don't appear. How do I get them to appear?
> Thanks in advance for your assistance,
> Jeff Williams