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Proc Report: supress output of a field

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Proc Report: supress output of a field

Hello,

I need to pull a column into proc report for computation only, but I don't want it displayed in the final report. Is this possible?

As an example, I have a report with 3 columns, week1, week2, week3.

week1=20, week2=50, week3=100. I only want to display week2 and week3 in the report, but I need week1 to compute the percentage of change from the previous week, IE, the percentage of change from week1 to week2 (without having week1 display in proc report).

Thx,

Scott
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Re: Proc Report: supress output of a field

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Check out the NOPRINT option on the REPORT DEFINE statement:

define example / sum NOPRINT 'Example Not Printed';
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Re: Proc Report: supress output of a field

That did the trick, thanks!!!
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