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06-16-2017 07:02 AM

Hello,

I am actually trying to visualize my data using a map graph. Therefore, i decided to use proc gmap.

I have an excel file which contains different variables. One of them is the state id of polish voivodeships (in map Poland2 the variable is contained in the range between 1 to 16). For that reason I changed in the excel file the variable's name for wojid - so that it was the same in both input data set (the one from excel) and in the map dataset. I also changed the lenght of the variable (in the dataset imported from excel it was 8 and in the map it was 5) so using the data step i changed it in both for numeric 5. I sorted both map dataset by wojid and exported it by using 'out' statement and my excel dataset. I am not sure what steps should i take further. I have a variable dochg, which represents income. I would like to visualize the average income (var dochg) for every single voivedoship (var wojid) but unfortunately i am getting all the time an error. I am doing following procedures:

Sorting the dataset maps poland2 by var wojid and exporting it to dataset = polska.

proc sort data=maps.poland2 out=polska;

by wojid;

run;

Changing the length of var wojid to 5.

data gospy;

set work.gospodarstwa;

length wojid 5.;

run;

Sorting the new dataset by var wojid

proc sort data=gospy;

by wojid;

run;

And then i would like to visualize the results by using below statement:

proc gmap data=gospy map=polska all;

id wojid;

choro dochg;

run;

quit;

And i get a following error :

34 proc gmap data=gospy map=polska;

35 id wojid;

36 choro dochg;

37 run;

ERROR: Input data set missing X variable.

ERROR: Input data set missing Y variable.

38 quit;

I should add that i would like to firstly create a dataset which contains the average of the variable dochg classed by the variable wojid, therefore i use:

proc means data=idvar sum;

class wojid;

var dochg;

output out=sredniak;

run;

Can someone please help me? I am struggling with this case for quite a long time without any success. If you need any further info please let me know. I should add that i am quite new to data analysis and therefore I am not so fluent with cases in which i face problems. I am attaching the excel file with the dataset.

Thanks a lot in advance for any queries/answers!

Tsievu100

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Posted in reply to Tsievu100

06-16-2017 10:15 AM

The Poland2 data set is basically to provide name information. The actual map coordinate data set is Poland. There is a variable in the Poland data set ID that matches the Powiat value in the ID variable in the Poland2 set

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Posted in reply to ballardw

06-20-2017 10:52 AM

Thank you very much,

can you as well tell me what can i do, if i want to use the proc means procedure in order to get the means of a variable dedicated to particular classes (options class in proc means) so that means were the only options in the dataset? Please see the pictures below. I use these codes:

proc means data=idvar mean;

class wojid;

var dochg;

output out=sredniak;

run;

proc print data=sredniak;

run;

And I would like the dataset 'sredniak' to contain only the data which is shown using proc means. Unfortunately, if i use proc print then i get as well std, min, max and as well I get the general statistics for the whole dataset, not only for particular classes.

Thanks,

Tsievu100