PLOT Procedure

Requirement: At least one PLOT statement is required.
Tips: Supports RUN-group processing.

Supports the Output Delivery System. See Output Delivery System: Basic Concepts in SAS Output Delivery System: User's Guide.

You can use the ATTRIB, FORMAT, LABEL, and WHERE statements. See Statements with the Same Function in Multiple Procedures for details. You can also use any global statements. See Global Statements for a list.


PROC PLOT <option(s)>;
BY <DESCENDING> variable-1
<…<DESCENDING> variable-n>
PLOT plot-request(s) </ option(s)>;

Table of Procedure Tasks

Statement Task Example
PROC PLOT Statement Request the plots be produced Ex. 10
BY Statement Produce a separate plot for each BY group Ex. 8
PLOT Statement Describe the plots that you want Ex. 1, Ex. 2, Ex. 3, Ex. 4, Ex. 5, Ex. 6, Ex. 7, Ex. 8, Ex. 9, Ex. 11, Ex. 12, Ex. 13