Datasets for Stata User's Guide, Release 18
Datasets used in the Stata documentation were selected to demonstrate how to use Stata.
Some datasets have been altered to explain a particular feature.
Do not use these datasets for analysis.
To download a dataset:
- Click on a filename to download it to a local folder on your machine.
- Alternatively, you can first establish an Internet connection, and then, in Stata's Command window, type
to use the file. You could then save the file with Stata's save command.
Chapter 1—Read this—it will help
Chapter 2—A brief description of Stata
Chapter 3—Resources for learning and using Stata
Chapter 6—Managing memory
Chapter 8—Error messages and return codes
Chapter 11—Language syntax
Chapter 13—Functions and expressions
Chapter 14—Matrix expressions
Chapter 15—Saving and printing output—log files
Chapter 18—Programming Stata
Chapter 20—Estimation and postestimation commands
Chapter 21—Creating reports
Chapter 24—Working with strings
Chapter 25—Working with dates and times
Chapter 26—Working with categorical data and factor variables
Chapter 29—Using the Internet to keep up to date
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