Recording States into Regions with SPSS

Often when conducting surveys, you would like to slice your data in regards to specific territories/regions. This can be achieved manually sorting your data and creating groups however; syntax can speed up the process and be reused over and over. In the example below I’m recoding the State variable provided by SurveyGizmo. (Incidentally, SurveyGizmo is…

SPSS Analysis Tips: The Temporary Command

Working as a research supplier can be challenging, especially when the client is a large company with many decision makers. Most of my clients are senior-level business managers that have a preferred way to view data (Mean, Top-2 box, Top-box, Bottom-3 box, etc.) In fact, it is rare that I don’t have to create the…