Re: [R] How to delete duplicate cases?

From: Henrique Dallazuanna <wwwhsd_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 24 Jul 2008 11:20:33 -0300

Try this:

 aggregate(x$rank, list(cno=x$cno), max)

On 7/24/08, Daniel Wagner <danieljm1976_at_yahoo.com> wrote:
> Dear R users,
>
> I have a dataframe with lot of duplicate cases and I want to delete duplicate ones which have low rank and keep that case which has highest rank.
> e.g
>
> > df1
> cno rank
> 1 1342 0.23
> 2 1342 0.14
> 3 1342 0.56
> 4 2568 0.15
> 5 2568 0.89
>
> so I want to keep 3rd and 5th cases with highest rank (0.56 & 0.89) and delete rest of the duplicate cases.
> Could somebody help me?
>
> Regards
>
> Daniel
> Amsterdam

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