[R] Transform data set
ssefick at gmail.com
Tue Mar 23 14:30:48 CET 2010
I am not entirely sure what you are trying to do. Are you wanting to
re-arrange the columns or apply some sort of transformation?
On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 4:47 AM, Thomas Jensen
<thomas.jensen at eup.gess.ethz.ch> wrote:
> Dear R Experts,
> I am having some trouble creating a variable in R. I have data on
> self-placement of voters, their placement of parties, and which party
> they feel closest to. The data is structured like this:
> Party_Close lrplaceself lrplaceParty1 lrplaceParty2 ...
> party1 2 4 5
> party2 5 6 4
> party1 6 2 1
> I want to format the data set so it looks like this:
> Party_Close lrplacepartyclose lrplaceself
> party1 4 2
> party2 4 5
> party1 2 6
> Any help is greatly appreciated!
> With kind regards,
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> and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.
Let's not spend our time and resources thinking about things that are
so little or so large that all they really do for us is puff us up and
make us feel like gods. We are mammals, and have not exhausted the
annoying little problems of being mammals.
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