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Date:         Mon, 11 Apr 2011 14:44:04 -0400
Reply-To:     "Bian, Haikuo" <HBian@FLQIO.SDPS.ORG>
Sender:       "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From:         "Bian, Haikuo" <HBian@FLQIO.SDPS.ORG>
Subject:      Re: Proc sql - summary
Comments: To: Kevin Y <kevin77711@YAHOO.COM>
In-Reply-To:  <>
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I am not sure if I understand what you really want, but it seems to me that a simple sum() will do:

data have; input id $ var1-var5; cards; A 2 3 4 5 6 B 4 5 6 7 8 C 1 2 3 4 5 ; run;

proc sql; create table need as select sum(var1) as var1, sum(var2) as var2, sum(var3) as var3, sum(var4) as var4, sum(var5) as var5 from have; quit;

proc print; run;

Regards, Haikuo

-----Original Message----- From: SAS(r) Discussion [mailto:SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] On Behalf Of Kevin Y Sent: Monday, April 11, 2011 2:27 PM To: SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU Subject: Proc sql - summary

I always use SPL to get summary of a variable (using “sum, group by”). But now I have difficulty how to summary multiple variables using SQL. I know that I can use PROC SUMMARY to get what I want, but I just wonder is there way to do it by SQL, please? Thanks datahave; inputid $ var1=var5; cards; A 2 3 4 5 6 B 4 5 6 7 8 C 1 2 3 4 5 ; run; listingwant; var1-var5 tot 710131619;

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