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Intro to STATA

Intro to STATA

Learn to use the statistical software STATA!

Tidspunkt

11.11.2019 kl. 12.30 - 15.30

Beskrivelse

DROP IN TO THIS 3-HOUR INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP AND GET STARTED WITH STATA!

What is STATA?

STATA is a general purpose statistical software package that is used in a wide range of fields like social science and biomedicine.

Why STATA?

STATA is based around working with one dataset at a time. This makes it very fast and effective at data management and various statistical analysis.

This workshop will cover

  • Navigating the STATA interface
  • Using the command window and do-files
  • Loading and saving data in STATA
  • Basic recoding and variable manipulation
  • Descriptive statistics

Installing STATA

STATA is freely available for any student or employee at AAU. STATA can be downloaded via the AAU Software Center.

Please make sure to have STATA downloaded and installed on your own computer prior to the workshop. We will use version 16 at the workshop.

Location

CALDISS – Fibigerstræde 5, room 37 – 9220 Aalborg Ø

Instructor

Andreas Lindegaard Jakobsen

The workshop will be held in Danish or English dependent on the participants.

Prerequisites

None.

Requirements

Own laptop or MacBook.

Participants

Students and staff associated with the Faculty of Social Sciences at AAU.

MATERIALS

All material for the workshop will be available at the CALDISS moodle.