• Practical guide for preparing HDSS data for Analysis: A video tutorial by Afolabi

    Posted on January 4, 2017 by in News

    Practical Guide for Preparing HDSS Data for Analysis

    Sulaimon Afolabi has published a youtube video tutorial titled, “Practical Guide for Preparing
    Health & Demographic Surveillance System Data for Analysis using Stata”. . This is done with him having the the following study objectives in mind. That is, for the would-be user of Health & Demographic Surveillance System (HDSS) data:

    • To have a basic understanding of health & demographic surveillance system;
    • To learn relevant commands in stata;
    • To convert HDSS data from wide to long format;
    • To combine or merge two or more tables coming from the HDSS database;
    • To check the dataset for inconsistencies;
    • To build data quality matrix;
    • To prepare the HDSS data for event history and other kind of analyses and
    • To Perform event history analyses.

    You can either click on the embedded youtube video or here. I hope you will find it useful.

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