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SGPlot & formatting of datalabels

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SGPlot & formatting of datalabels


Is it possible to format datalabels in SGplot? I've got a bar char with datalabels and would like to format them comma6.

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Brian Adams


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‎06-06-2013 01:14 PM
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Re: SGPlot & formatting of datalabels

try adding a

Format variablname comma6.;

to the proc and see.

Generally works for me.

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‎06-06-2013 01:14 PM
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Re: SGPlot & formatting of datalabels

try adding a

Format variablname comma6.;

to the proc and see.

Generally works for me.

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Re: SGPlot & formatting of datalabels

Who woulda thunk

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Re: SGPlot & formatting of datalabels

And you can use Label varname = 'Temporarily different variable label'; as well.

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Re: SGPlot & formatting of datalabels

I think SGPlot respects the format of the variable in the dataset--if you have your x-variable formatted as comma., then it will show up with commas for each 1,000

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Re: SGPlot & formatting of datalabels

Thanks again!

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