[EpiData-list] Re: EpiData-list Digest, Vol 58, Issue 5

epidata-list at lists.umanitoba.ca epidata-list at lists.umanitoba.ca
Thu Aug 21 13:00:14 CDT 2008


Hey Elize!
I guess it means it is dividing by a value "0" (zero), how does your
denominator look like?
you can read more about this math expression under
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Division_by_zero

Hope this helps
Best regards
ziad

NICD, Johanneburg




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> I am trying to write a codebook from a dataset that has been entered in Double Verification mode. I have 588 records in the dataset.
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> The error message is: "Floating point division by zero". What does this mean and how can I fix the problem so that I can write the Codebook?
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> Elize Webb
> University of Pretoria
> South Africa
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