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

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6.5. Creating Frequency Reports

If you have ever wondered exactly how many different values a particular variable has, then a one-way frequency table is what you need. Frequencies are also called counts because you can produce a basic frequency table by simply counting the number of times each data value occurs. To produce frequencies for an individual variable in SAS Enterprise Guide, use the One-Way Frequencies task.

This example uses the Volcanoes data set to produce frequencies for the variables Activity and Region. In the Project Explorer or Project Designer, click the data icon to make it active. Then select Describe One-Way Frequencies ...

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