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Date:         Wed, 18 Jun 2008 17:50:14 -0400
Reply-To:     Arthur Tabachneck <art297@NETSCAPE.NET>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         Arthur Tabachneck <art297@NETSCAPE.NET>
Subject:      Re: How to add the whole column together
Comments: To: caroline5658@YAHOO.COM

Carol,

Try something like the following:

data sum; input covsum; cards; 1 2 3 ;

proc summary data=sum; VAR COVSUM; OUTPUT out=summ (drop=_:) SUM(covsum)=convsum; run;

Art --------- On Wed, 18 Jun 2008 14:38:07 -0700, Carol <caroline5658@YAHOO.COM> wrote:

>On Jun 18, 3:38 pm, datan...@GMAIL.COM ("data _null_,") wrote: >> PROC SUMMARY >> >> On 6/18/08, Carol <caroline5...@yahoo.com> wrote: >> >> >> >> > I need to add up the whole column to get one of total number. >> >> > Which proc I can use to get the total number? >> >> > Thanks!- Hide quoted text - >> >> - Show quoted text - > >I use proc means noprint to get the sum of variable of covsum. But >there's error in log, where's problem? > > proc means noprint data=sum; >3691 VAR COVSUM; >3692 OUTPUT out=summ; >3693 SUM(covsum)=convsum; > --- > 180 > >ERROR 180-322: Statement is not valid or it is used out of proper >order. > >Thank you!


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