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Date:         Thu, 17 Oct 2002 08:44:54 -0400
Reply-To:     Art@DrKendall.org
Sender:       "SPSSX(r) Discussion" <SPSSX-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         "Arthur J. Kendall" <Arthur.Kendall@VERIZON.NET>
Subject:      Re: SPSS-normalizing within datasubsets
Comments: To: iibrt@hhs.se
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try this untested syntax

sort cases by hierarch competen. split file by hierarch competen descriptives variables=salary /save /statistics= . . . . split file off.

Hope this helps.

Art Art@DrKendall.org Social Research Consultants University Park, MD USA

robin teigland wrote:

> Hello, > > I am working with a large company personnel database that consists of several subsets of data, e.g., competence groups, hierarchical levels, etc. > > I have several variables that I would like to normalize within each subset. For example, I have the variable, salaries, and I would like to normalize salaries within each hierarchical level subset but still keep the salaries as one variable in the overall spreadsheet of all employees. I am not a wiz at SPSS or programming, so I was wondering if there is an easy way to do this. > > Thanks for your help. > > Robin > > ----------- > robin teigland | phd candidate > institute of international business | stockholm school of economics > phone: +46 (0)8 736 9500 > e-mail: robin.teigland@hhs.se > home: www.hhs.se or www.teigland.com > > Gratis e-mail resten av livet pe: www.yahoo.se/mail > Busenkelt!


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