Re: [R] Is variable in one vector part of variable in another

From: Dr. S. B. Nguah <sbnguah_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Sat, 31 May 2008 06:48:17 -0700 (PDT)

darthgervais wrote:
>
> I have 2 vectors x & z
> x has 10 variables in it
> z has 75 variable in it
>
> I need to check all 75 variables in z and see if they are present in the
> vector x.
> So far this is what I have:
>
> for (i in 0:75){
> if (z[i]==x) (w=w+1)
> }
>
> Thanks in advance
> w
>

Try:
any(!(z%in%x) # if TRUE then extract with z[!(z%in%x)]



Blay S
KATH
Kumasi, Ghana.
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