3. Managing Data

  1. Ali Hezaveh

Published Online: 28 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118032367.ch3

SAS 9 Study Guide: Preparing for the Base Programming Certification Exam for SAS 9

SAS 9 Study Guide: Preparing for the Base Programming Certification Exam for SAS 9

How to Cite

Hezaveh, A. (2007) Managing Data, in SAS 9 Study Guide: Preparing for the Base Programming Certification Exam for SAS 9, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118032367.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2011
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470164983

Online ISBN: 9781118032367

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Keywords:

  • data management;
  • PROC DATASETS;
  • PROC CONTENT;
  • PROC FREQ;
  • SAS statements

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Investigating SAS Data Libraries Using Base SAS Utility Procedures

  • Using SAS Procedures to Investigate and Evaluate the Quality of Data

  • Sorting Observations in a SAS Dataset

  • Modifying Variable Attributes Using Options and Statements in the DATA Step

  • Conditionally Executing SAS Statements

  • Using Assignment Statements in the DATA Step

  • Accumulating Sub-Totals and Totals Using DATA Step Statements

  • Using SAS Functions to Manipulate Character Data, Numeric Data, and SAS Date Values

  • Using SAS Functions to Convert Character Data to Numeric Data and Vice Versa

  • Processing Data Using DO Loops

  • Processing Data Using SAS ARRAY