A Cat Plot in Stata
Updated: Aug 27
The catplot command will draw graphs to compare two categorical variables with each other. This is similar to what you would see with the tabulate command in Stata, but in graphic form instead of numbers. To draw a categorical plot in Stata you first need to download the catplot command from the SSC with the following command:
To generate this graph, use the following commands in Stata:
For a comprehensive exploration of the many Stata graph commands and options, check out the book A Visual Guide to Stata Graphics, 3rd Edition.