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# assign 1 to the variable Spacec when the value for country contains at least one space

Input country & \$16. Team year;

run;

How to get the value 1 for the country that has at least one space?

Thx

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‎04-16-2018 02:58 PM
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## Re: assign 1 to the variable Spacec when the value for country contains at least one space

[ Edited ]
``````value= index(strip(country),' ')>0;
/*for 1,0 binary results*/``````

if index(strip(country),' ')>0;

``if index(strip(country),' ')>0;``

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‎04-16-2018 02:58 PM
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## Re: assign 1 to the variable Spacec when the value for country contains at least one space

[ Edited ]
``````value= index(strip(country),' ')>0;
/*for 1,0 binary results*/``````

if index(strip(country),' ')>0;

``if index(strip(country),' ')>0;``
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## Re: assign 1 to the variable Spacec when the value for country contains at least one space

Thank you so much for the prompt response.  is work

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## Re: assign 1 to the variable Spacec when the value for country contains at least one space

http://documentation.sas.com/?docsetId=lefunctionsref&docsetTarget=n0vxokxhv8lr84n10nrbnzp7gnba.htm&...

The documentation above explains what index does

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