# Difference between revisions of "Stata"

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[[Stata]] is a general-purpose statistical software package created in 1985 by StataCorp.<ref>Wikipedia, [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stata Stata], retrieved on 30 September 2013.</ref> | [[Stata]] is a general-purpose statistical software package created in 1985 by StataCorp.<ref>Wikipedia, [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stata Stata], retrieved on 30 September 2013.</ref> | ||

− | Stata version ? | + | Stata/IC (standard Stata), Stata/SE ('''s'''pecial '''e'''dition) & Stata/MP ('''m'''ulti'''p'''rocessor) are available as virtualized applications. |

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+ | Stata/MP is the fastest version of Stata and can handle more variables and observations <ref>Stata.com, [https://www.stata.com/products/which-stata-is-right-for-me/ Which Stata is right for me?], last retrieved on 5 August 2019.</ref>, but DG ECFIN has only a few licenses of this one. | ||

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+ | ''The correct spelling is “'''Stata'''”, please, not “'''STATA'''”. Several of the most active experts on the list can get a little irritated if you get that wrong, although you are free to regard them as pedantic. More importantly, if you write “STATA” you are making it obvious that you didn't read this guide carefully and to the end.''<ref>StataList.org, [https://www.statalist.org/forums/help#spelling Stata, '''not STATA'''], last retrieved on 23 April 2020.</ref> | ||

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+ | ==Versions== | ||

+ | * Stata 16 [V5] released on 18 November 2019. | ||

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==Batch mode== | ==Batch mode== | ||

Path to be used in command files: | Path to be used in command files: | ||

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==See also== | ==See also== | ||

+ | * [[SSC]] | ||

+ | ===External=== | ||

* [http://www.stata.com www.stata.com] | * [http://www.stata.com www.stata.com] | ||

+ | * Stata.com, [https://www.stata.com/manuals/u5.pdf 5 Flavors of Stata] | ||

+ | * Stata.com, [https://www.stata.com/features/overview/whats-hot-ssc-archive/ Find out what other users are downloading on the '''SSC''' archive] | ||

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[[Category:Econometrics]] | [[Category:Econometrics]] |

## Latest revision as of 15:22, 23 April 2020

**Stata** is a general-purpose statistical software package created in 1985 by StataCorp.^{[1]}

Stata/IC (standard Stata), Stata/SE (**s**pecial **e**dition) & Stata/MP (**m**ulti**p**rocessor) are available as virtualized applications.

Stata/MP is the fastest version of Stata and can handle more variables and observations ^{[2]}, but DG ECFIN has only a few licenses of this one.

*The correct spelling is “ Stata”, please, not “STATA”. Several of the most active experts on the list can get a little irritated if you get that wrong, although you are free to regard them as pedantic. More importantly, if you write “STATA” you are making it obvious that you didn't read this guide carefully and to the end.*

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## Versions

- Stata 16 [V5] released on 18 November 2019.

## Batch mode

Path to be used in command files: "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Application Virtualization Client\sfttray.exe" /launch "Stata [V]"

## See also

### External

- www.stata.com
- Stata.com, 5 Flavors of Stata
- Stata.com, Find out what other users are downloading on the
**SSC**archive

## References

- ↑ Wikipedia, Stata, retrieved on 30 September 2013.
- ↑ Stata.com, Which Stata is right for me?, last retrieved on 5 August 2019.
- ↑ StataList.org, Stata,
**not STATA**, last retrieved on 23 April 2020.