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The Little SAS® Book for Enterprise Guide® 4.1 by Lora D. Delwiche, Susan J. Slaughter

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Creating a New Column

Sometimes you want to create a new column based on values in an existing column. For example, the Height column in the Volcanoes data table contains the height of each volcano in meters. You can create a new column that uses the values in the Height column to compute a new column containing the height in feet.

To create a new column which contains the height in feet, click Computed Columns.

This opens the Computed Columns window where you can create new columns as well as edit, delete, or rename existing ...

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