[R] Two quick questions

Jacques VESLOT jacques.veslot at cirad.fr
Fri Mar 3 10:48:27 CET 2006

DF$date <- as.Date(paste(DF$day,DF$month,DF$year), "%d %m %Y")   # if 
4-figure year
aggregate(DF[c(var1, var2, var3)], DF[c(date, sector)], sum,  is.na=T)

Serguei Kaniovski a écrit :

>Hi all,
>1. How to construct a date from three variables year, month, and day,
>where all three are integers?
>2. I have a dataframe by date and sector. I would like to add-up all
>entries for all variable with identical date and sector, replacing the
>original entries, i.e. emulate the STATA command "collapse (sum) var1
>var2 var3, by(date sector)".
>Thank you,
>Serguei Kaniovski
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