GREDUCE Procedure

ID Statement

Identifies the variable or variables that define the hierarchy of the current unit areas in the input map data set.
Requirement: At least one id-variable is required.
See: Reducing the Map of Canada


ID id-variable(s);

Required Argument

specifies one or more variables in the input map data set that identify unit areas. Id-variable(s) can be either numeric or character.
Each group of observations with a different ID variable value is evaluated as a separate unit area.