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Data Sets for the HW exercises for Lessons 12 (Simple Analysis) and 14 (Stratified Analysis) of ActivEpi have been put into freely downloadable data files in SAS, Excel (which can be imported into Epi Info, SPSS and other programs) and STATA formats, for use by students and instructors.

Note: On the CD-ROM, the HW exercises for a given Lesson can be accessed by clicking on the "house" icon located above the word "WORK" shown on the menu at the top of each lesson page. In the Companion Text, the HW Exercises for a given Lesson are located at the end of that Lesson.

A data dictionary describing each data set is also accessible by clicking here. A listing and corresponding files for accessing these data sets are provided below:

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Data Set Name
SAS
Excel
STATA
.sas7bdat
.xls
.dta
lesson 12 Activity 01
lesson 12 Activity 03
lesson 12 Activity 04
lesson 12 Activity 07
lesson 14 Activity 01
lesson 14 Activity 02
lesson 14 Activity 03
lesson 14 Activity 04
lesson 14 Activity 07

Data Sets for examples that are described in activities/expositions throughout the ActivEpi CD-ROM and Companion Text have also been put into freely downloadable data files in SAS, Excel (which can be imported into Epi Info, SPSS and other programs) and STATA formats, for use by students and instructors.

A data dictionary describing each data set is also accessible by clicking here. A listing and corresponding files for accessing these data sets are provided below:

Developed by David G. Kleinbaum, Kevin M. Sullivan and Minn M. Soe
Data Set Description
dataset location (Companion Text page no.)
SAS
Excel
STATA
.sas7bdat
.xls
.dta
lesson 02-Swimming at Sydney beach
25, 27
lesson 03-Diabetes Clinical Trial
42
lesson 03-Retrospective Cohort Study
46
lesson 05- Prospective Cohort Study
104
lesson 05- Case-Control Study
106-108
lesson 10-Lung Cancer Retrospective Cohort study
279
lesson 15- Pair-matched analysis: McNemar Data for Stratified Analysis
484
lesson 15 - Logistic Regression Analysis when a non-matched variable is to be controlled in addition to the matching variables
498-499