Re: sas macro question help

> From: yz
> Sent: Wednesday, November 04, 2009 9:02 AM
> Subject: sas macro question help
> I have a big dataset with about 1000 categorical variables. In many of
> these categorical vairiables, one level could have a higher percentage
> of the file. For example, in the field of "Education", there are 3
> levels: A,B and C. A has 98% of the file, and B,C combined only has
> about 2% of file. I want to write a program to output the names of
> those variables to a file. I will be using sas base/stat/macro. Could
> you please give me some ideas about how to proceed.
> thanks,

this page shows a suite that will produce what you want:

SmryEachVar: A data review suite
For Each Variable in All Data Sets in a Libref

paper http://www2.sas.com/proceedings/forum2008/003-2008.pdf

TinyUrl for this page: http://tinyurl.com/5682j8


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