Date: Mon, 18 Sep 2006 11:04:00 -0700
Reply-To: "Nordlund, Dan (DSHS)" <NordlDJ@DSHS.WA.GOV>
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From: "Nordlund, Dan (DSHS)" <NordlDJ@DSHS.WA.GOV>
Subject: Re: Normalization in SAS
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=utf-8
> -----Original Message-----
> From: SAS(r) Discussion [mailto:SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] On Behalf Of David
> L Cassell
> Sent: Sunday, September 17, 2006 11:21 PM
> To: SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU
> Subject: Re: Normalization in SAS
> NordlDJ@DSHS.WA.GOV wrote:
> >Or if you don't have the ETS module but do have STAT module, then PROC
> >Hope this is helpful,
> Umm, Dan, I believe that PROC STANDARD is in Base SAS. So everyone
> has it.
> Still, PROC STDIZE is a good tool to have in the toolbox. It does a lot
> more than PROC STANDARD, and provides robust and resistant measures
> of location and spread to do the normalization.
> David L. Cassell
> mathematical statistician
> Design Pathways
> 3115 NW Norwood Pl.
> Corvallis OR 97330
> All-in-one security and maintenance for your PC. Get a free 90-day trial!
You are correct (as is usually the case). Because I can never can remember
which modules various procs are in I actually looked in the SAS help files.
I not sure why I couldn't see PROC STANDARD in the list. Maybe the crowd
noise still ringing in my ears from the Seahawks game was affecting my
ability to process info clearly. :-)
Daniel J. Nordlund
Research and Data Analysis
Washington State Department of Social and Health Services
Olympia, WA 98504-5204