Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2005 17:25:19 -0300
Reply-To: Hector Maletta <email@example.com>
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From: Hector Maletta <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Ratio
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Apparently you want a ratio between totals or means, not a ratio for each
The ratio of Var1 to Var2 for each particular case is a new variable created
through COMPUTE, as in:
The ratio of two totals (or two means, or two other aggregate measures) can
be obtained with the DIVIDE function in the REPORT command.
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> I am trying to divide var1 by var2 so far I have been using
> the ratio statistic option. However,When I run this analysis
> for different variables as numerators each time with the same
> denominator I get separate tables for each variable.
> How can I can get all this output for these variables in one
> summary table. For instance, if I wanted to get the weigthed
> mean for each of these var1 var2 var3 as numerators and var2
> as the denominator in each instance how do I do this?
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