Data Manipulation & Debugging

SAS 9
  • 10 Videos | 1h 55s
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An impressive feature of SAS is the assortment of functions that deal with character and numeric data. Explore various functions for data transformation, and some methods for debugging your programs.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • use various SAS functions to perform transforms or calculations on variables
    use SAS functions to extract and transform character values, including SUBSTR, LEFT, RIGHT, CHAR, PROPCASE, and LENGTH
    use SAS functions to separate and concatenate character values, including TRIM, STRIP, SCAN, CAT, CATT, CATS, CATX, and ||
    use SAS functions to find and modify character values, including FIND, SUBSTR, COMPRESS, and TRANWRD
    use descriptive SAS statistical functions, such as SUM, MIN, MAX, and MEAN
  • truncate numerical SAS values by using the ROUND, INT, FLOOR, and CEIL functions
    convert between SAS data types using INPUT and PUT functions
    debug SAS programs using the PUTLOG statement
    debug logic errors in SAS programs
    create a program that manipulates input data

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Using SAS Functions
    4m 26s
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    2. 
    Extracting and Transforming Character Values
    6m 2s
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    3. 
    Separating and Concatenating Character Values
    8m 6s
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    4. 
    Finding and Modifying Character Values
    7m 38s
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    5. 
    Using Descriptive Statistics Functions
    3m 19s
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    6. 
    Truncating Numeric Values
    4m 28s
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    7. 
    Converting Values Between Data Types
    7m 55s
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    Debugging with PUTLOG
    4m 39s
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    9. 
    Debugging Logic Errors
    4m 21s
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    10. 
    Exercise: Manipulating Data
    5m 31s

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