[R] large survey data set

Marc Schwartz mschwartz at medanalytics.com
Fri Jun 28 23:19:10 CEST 2002

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch
[mailto:owner-r-help at stat.math.ethz.ch] On
> Behalf Of Andrew Perrin
> Sent: Friday, June 28, 2002 10:43 AM
> To: Thomas Lumley
> Cc: rpietro at duke.edu; R-help Digest
> Subject: Re: [R] large survey data set
> This is interesting and a bit disturbing. I've been using the weights=
> syntax to assign a case-weighting system in a survey dataset as well.
> you send me somewhere for documentation of the differences?

The original poster had mentioned being a Stata user I believe.  Stata
is a package that I had reviewed at one time based upon some prior

I just recalled that Stata has both product related and general
statistics books available on their web site.
The following URL:


has links for several texts on survey and panel data and may be of help
to you.

You may wish to see if your main or departmental library has copies to
facilitate a review of the content.

Regards and HTH.


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