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Songchan
Calcite | Level 5

Hi guys,

 

I want exact only YEAR data from a date format like yymmddn8. How can I do it? I tried the following codes, but it didn't work. 

I would appreciate your helps very much!

 

data year01;set year 
year=substr(date,1,4);
yr=mdy(year);
format yr yyn4.;
run;

 

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novinosrin
Tourmaline | Level 20

year function?

 

 

year=year(date);

 

This assumes your date is a numeric sas date variable

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novinosrin
Tourmaline | Level 20

year function?

 

 

year=year(date);

 

This assumes your date is a numeric sas date variable

Songchan
Calcite | Level 5
Thank you so much!
ballardw
Super User

Or don't create an additional variable and just use the YEAR4. Format for your date variable in any procedure.

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