Manually combine levels of categorical data.

rbin_factor_combine(data, var, new_var, new_name)

Arguments

data

A data.frame or tibble.

var

An object of class factor.

new_var

A character vector; it should include the names of the levels to be combined.

new_name

Name of the combined level.

Value

A tibble.

Examples

upper <- c("secondary", "tertiary") out <- rbin_factor_combine(mbank, education, upper, "upper") table(out$education)
#> #> primary unknown upper #> 691 179 3651
out <- rbin_factor_combine(mbank, education, c("secondary", "tertiary"), "upper") table(out$education)
#> #> primary unknown upper #> 691 179 3651