10-14-2014 12:13 PM
Hi, I have percentage data but in character format. I'm using this code to transform it:
But I don't get the exact number, for example, these are original values:
After the transformation, I get:
It's not necessary the percetange symbol, but I want to have all decimal numbers, is it possible?
10-14-2014 01:10 PM
The number after the period in an informat isn't the number of decimal places. According to the documentation: the number specifies an optional decimal scaling factor in the numeric informats. SAS divides the input data by 10 to the power of d.
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