## Can you create lists in Stata?

You can list the variables in any order. When you specify the varlist, list displays the variables in the order you specify. You may also include variables more than once in the varlist.

## What is a VAR list?

The VARLIST tag provides the means to code VARDCL tags in a single list. The VARDCL tags coded within a VARLIST definition declare variables that are referred to in the dialog element definitions within a DTL source file.

**What does VARS mean in Stata?**

Stata has a suite of commands for fitting, forecasting, interpreting, and performing inference on vector autoregressive (VAR) models and structural vector autoregressive (SVAR) models.

### What is Sysuse Stata?

sysuse filename loads the specified Stata-format dataset that was shipped with Stata or that is stored along the ado-path. If filename is specified without a suffix, . dta is assumed. sysuse dir lists the names of the datasets shipped with Stata plus any other datasets stored along the ado-path.

### What does codebook mean in Stata?

codebook, compact summarizes the variables in your dataset, including variable labels. It is an alternative to the summarize command.

**How many Stata are there?**

Stata/SE can analyze up to 2 billion observations. Stata/BE allows datasets with as many as 2,048 variables and 2 billion observations. Stata/BE can have at most 798 independent variables in a model.

#### How do I view 1978 car data in Stata?

Start up Stata, then type: This will load an example data set of 1978 cars that comes with Stata. Next either type: or click the button at the top that looks like a magnifying glass looking at a spreadsheet. This will open the data browser and let you look at the data set you’ve loaded.

#### What does a Stata data set look like?

As you see, a Stata data set looks a lot like a spreadsheet, only more structured. The rows are always represent observations, though it’s not always obvious what an “observation” is in a given data set. In this data set an observation represents a kind of car, but just looking at it you might wonder if it represented individual cars.

**How do I use STATA for students?**

Stata for Students: Stata Data Sets. This will open the data browser and let you look at the data set you’ve loaded. As you see, a Stata data set looks a lot like a spreadsheet, only more structured. The rows are always represent observations, though it’s not always obvious what an “observation” is in a given data set.

## How do I List A variable in Stata?

You can list a variable by using an abbreviation unique to that variable, as inlist gear r~o.If the abbreviation is not unique, Stata returns an error message. . list