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Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com> |

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"statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu> |

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Re: st: How to graph several mean trajectories and combine them in a single graph |

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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 00:08:18 +0000 |

Type sort wave before your graph command or add -sort(wave)- as an option. Nick njcoxstata@gmail.com On 25 February 2014 22:19, Han-Jung Ko (Koko) <kohan@onid.oregonstate.edu> wrote: > Thank you both for the help. > > I did try your suggestions and did more research. I am able to now > graph the dots of means of my variables of interest by wave in a > single graph (i.e., means of pr_ and pl_). Here is my command: > > egen pl_m = mean(pl_), by (wave) > egen pr_m = mean(pr_), by(wave) > graph twoway dot pl_m pr_m wave > > However, when I tried to connect the dots using the following command: > graph twoway connected pl_m pr_m wave > > it not only connects the dots but also draw a line from wave 1 dot to > wave 5 dot for pr_ and pl_. Do you know how I can do to have only the > dots connected for pl_ and pr_ separately but not a straight line from > wave 1 to wave 5 datapoints? > > Hope the question is clear. I am sorry that I am not a native speaker. > * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/faqs/resources/statalist-faq/ * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**Follow-Ups**:**Re: st: How to graph several mean trajectories and combine them in a single graph***From:*"Han-Jung Ko (Koko)" <kohan@onid.oregonstate.edu>

**References**:**Re: st: How to graph several mean trajectories and combine them in a single graph***From:*"Han-Jung Ko (Koko)" <kohan@onid.oregonstate.edu>

**Re: st: How to graph several mean trajectories and combine them in a single graph***From:*Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>

**Re: st: How to graph several mean trajectories and combine them in a single graph***From:*"Han-Jung Ko (Koko)" <kohan@onid.oregonstate.edu>

**Re: st: How to graph several mean trajectories and combine them in a single graph***From:*Nick Cox <njcoxstata@gmail.com>

**Re: st: How to graph several mean trajectories and combine them in a single graph***From:*"Han-Jung Ko (Koko)" <kohan@onid.oregonstate.edu>

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