## Counting number of record meeting condition

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# Counting number of record meeting condition

Hi Everyone,

I have value file having 1 variable "value" and a level file which has different level.

I want to create a new file that count the number of record in value file that fall in the range specified in level file.

For the data below, the range [-1  to 0.5] has 4 record; [0.5 to 1.5] has 1 record; [1.5 to 2.5] has 1 record.

HHC

data value;

input value;

datalines;

-0.2

-0.3

-0.5

0.2

2.3

1.3

;

data level;

input lv1 lv2 lv3 lv4 lv5;

datalines;

-1 0.5 1.5  2.5 3.0

;run;

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‎08-15-2014 06:19 PM
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## Re: Counting number of record meeting condition

data value;
input value;
datalines;
-0.2
-0.3
-0.5
0.2
2.3
1.3
;

data level;
input lv1 lv2 lv3 lv4 lv5;
datalines;
-1 0.5 1.5  2.5 3.0
;

proc sql;
create table have as
select * from value,level;
quit;

data want(drop=i);
set have;
array l{*} lv1-lv5;
array r{*} range1 range2 range3 range4;
do i=1 to dim(l);
if value>=l{i} and value<=l{i+1} then r{i}=1;
end;
run;

proc freq data=want;
table r:;
run;

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‎08-15-2014 06:19 PM
Posts: 1,270

## Re: Counting number of record meeting condition

data value;
input value;
datalines;
-0.2
-0.3
-0.5
0.2
2.3
1.3
;

data level;
input lv1 lv2 lv3 lv4 lv5;
datalines;
-1 0.5 1.5  2.5 3.0
;

proc sql;
create table have as
select * from value,level;
quit;

data want(drop=i);
set have;
array l{*} lv1-lv5;
array r{*} range1 range2 range3 range4;
do i=1 to dim(l);
if value>=l{i} and value<=l{i+1} then r{i}=1;
end;
run;

proc freq data=want;
table r:;
run;

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