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Date:         Thu, 12 Jun 2003 10:24:50 -0700
Reply-To:     Jeff Morison <jmt_mtf@YAHOO.COM>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         Jeff Morison <jmt_mtf@YAHOO.COM>
Subject:      Replacing certain values with unique dummies
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I have a variable with 9 digit values, some of which could be just 9s, zeros or missing, I need to replace them with an unique dummy as follows, appreciate any thoughts.

old_var new_var 123456789 123456789 234567891 234567891 0 A00000001 0 A00000002 9 A00000003 403815720 403815720 256188877 256188877 . A00000004 . A00000005 0 A00000006 0 A00000007 9 A00000008 . A00000009 9 A00000010

TIA, Jeff

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