[R] plot two time series with different length and different starting point in one figure.
arun
smartpink111 at yahoo.com
Tue Jan 22 20:15:11 CET 2013
Hi Rebecca,
Assuming that 'raw_data' is data.frame with first column as "raw_time:
You could convert the raw_time to date format by
as.Date("28FEB2002",format="%d%B%Y")
#[1] "2002-02-28"
In your data, it should be:
raw_data$raw_time<- as.Date(raw_time,format="%d%B%Y")
Could you just dput() a few lines of your dataset if this is not working?
Tx.
A.K.
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From: "Yuan, Rebecca" <rebecca.yuan at bankofamerica.com>
To: 'arun' <smartpink111 at yahoo.com>
Cc:
Sent: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 2:08 PM
Subject: RE: [R] plot two time series with different length and different starting point in one figure.
Hello Arun,
My data shows that I do not have a date type of data:
summary(raw_data)
raw_time raw_acct raw_baln
28FEB2002: 1 Min. : 61714 Min. :117079835
28FEB2003: 1 1st Qu.: 75587 1st Qu.:158035150
28FEB2005: 1 Median :100234 Median :206906298
28FEB2006: 1 Mean : 96058 Mean :210550369
28FEB2007: 1 3rd Qu.:116908 3rd Qu.:263623782
28FEB2009: 1 Max. :121853 Max. :325290870
(Other) :127
>
How could I transfer the "raw_time" column to a date format, such as
summary(dateA)
Min. 1st Qu. Median Mean 3rd Qu. Max.
"2012-01-01" "2012-04-01" "2012-07-01" "2012-07-01" "2012-09-30" "2012-12-31"
Thanks very much!
Cheers,
Rebecca
-----Original Message-----
From: arun [mailto:smartpink111 at yahoo.com]
Sent: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 12:39 PM
To: Yuan, Rebecca
Cc: R help; Petr PIKAL
Subject: Re: [R] plot two time series with different length and different starting point in one figure.
Hi,
You could also try this:
dateA<-seq.Date(as.Date("1jan2012",format="%d%b%Y"),as.Date("31Dec2012",format="%d%b%Y"),by="day")
dateB<-seq.Date(as.Date("1Mar2012",format="%d%b%Y"),as.Date("30Nov2012",format="%d%b%Y"),by="day")
set.seed(15)
A<-data.frame(dateA,value=sample(1:300,366,replace=TRUE))
set.seed(25)
B<-data.frame(dateB,value=sample(1:300,275,replace=TRUE))
library(xts)
Anew<-as.xts(A[,-1],order.by=A[,1])
Bnew<-as.xts(B[,-1],order.by=B[,1])
res<-merge(Anew,Bnew)
res1<-res[complete.cases(res),]
library(zoo)
plot.zoo(res1)
plot.zoo(res)
A.K.
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From: "Yuan, Rebecca" <rebecca.yuan at bankofamerica.com>
To: 'PIKAL Petr' <petr.pikal at precheza.cz>
Cc: R help <r-help at r-project.org>
Sent: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 10:36 AM
Subject: Re: [R] plot two time series with different length and different starting point in one figure.
Hello Petr,
As the time series have the same column names, I got the error message like:
--------------------------------------------------------------------
> m1<-merge(A, B, by.x = "time", by.y = "balance")
Error in fix.by(by.x, x) : 'by' must specify uniquely valid column(s)
--------------------------------------------------------------------
To plot A and B in one plot is to compare the difference between them...
Any other thoughts?
Thanks,
Rebecca
-----Original Message-----
From: PIKAL Petr [mailto:petr.pikal at precheza.cz]
Sent: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 10:28 AM
To: Yuan, Rebecca; R help
Subject: RE: plot two time series with different length and different starting point in one figure.
Hi
> -----Original Message-----
> From: r-help-bounces at r-project.org [mailto:r-help-bounces at r-
> project.org] On Behalf Of Yuan, Rebecca
> Sent: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 4:07 PM
> To: R help
> Subject: [R] plot two time series with different length and different
> starting point in one figure.
>
> Hello,
>
> I do have two different time series A and B, they are different in
> length and starting point. A starts in Jan, 2012 and ends in Dec, 2012
> and B starts in March, 2012 and ends in Nov, 2012.
>
> How can I plot those two series A and B in the same plot? I.E., from
> Jan. 2012 - Feb, 2012, it would have one data point from A and from
> Mar, 2012-Nov, 2012, it would have two data points from A and B, and
> in December 2012, it would have one data point from A.
Merge those 2 series.
?merge
Regards
Petr
>
> Thanks very much!
>
> Cheers,
>
> Rebecca
>
>
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