Moderators: statman, Analyst Techy, andris, Fierce, GerineL, Smash
- Posts: 6
- Joined: Thu Jul 23, 2015 6:03 pm
I am trying to search through my data to find duplicate responses. I know which respondents respondent multiple times- i just need to identify them in my data set so I can visually inspect the data. In STATA this could easily be completed with the command "browse "variable name" if "variable name==____". It would then display only data that fit this criteria. Is there a comparable method to do this in SPSS? Another way to do this would be to alphabetize the responses for a the respondent variable and then visually inspect data that way. I would prefer to do this using syntax (so I can save it and replicate) but am also fine using the drop down options.
- Posts: 1477
- Joined: Tue Jun 10, 2008 4:50 pm
there is an "Identify duplicate cases" function that might be suitable for you.
you can also create something like that yourself using sort and then a lag function.
Who is online
Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests