[R] comma separated format

jim holtman jholtman at gmail.com
Fri Nov 12 00:41:13 CET 2010

Is this what you want:

> paste("$", format(1e6, big.mark = ',', format = 'f'), sep='')
[1] "$1,000,000"

On Thu, Nov 11, 2010 at 5:51 PM,
<sachinthaka.abeywardana at allianz.com.au> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I'm trying to create labels to plot such that it doesn't show up as
> scientific notation. So for example how do I get R to show 1e06 as
> $1,000,000.
> I was wondering if there was a single function which allows you to do that,
> the same way that as.Date() allows you to show in date format on a plot.
> Thanks,
> Sachin
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Jim Holtman
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What is the problem that you are trying to solve?

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