Using Proc Tabulate in SAS

Experts,

i have the following code that I am using for a Proc Tabulate:

PROC TABULATE DATA=TOTAL_EDITS;
          CLASS  EDIT;
      TABLE n(EDIT);
RUN;

My question is the results go across.  Is there a way to have the results which show the number of edits within each edit to go down so it is esier to read.
moriniaAdvanced Analytics AnalystAsked:
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IanStatisticianCommented:
Hi there Morinia,

The table statement gives details of

 (pages) , (rows) , (columns)

Note separated by commas.

You can leave dimensions off from the front, so you can not name (pages) for
a (row) and (column layout).

As well you can omit the first 2 dimensions and just name columns.

What is required in your case is to just name the rows, which isnt possible,

However you could specify the row dimension and provide a dummy
column dimension.

Try ,

TABLES    EDIT N ,
          ALL='Number of edits';

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or

TABLES  EDIT ,
        N='Number of edits';

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or other similar construct.

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There are other ways of getting what you want.  For instance you could use
the OUT= <new dataset name> statement on the PROC TABULATE line, and
just PROC PRINT the resultant dataset, maybe after a PROC TRANSPOSE
depending on what you want.

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Hope this is the pointer you require.
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