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Training on Data Management and Statistical Analysis using Stata (July 2, 2018 - July 6,2018)

About the course

Stata statistical data software is a complete, integrated statistical software package that provides for data analysis, data management, and graphics. The course is aimed at researchers and other professionals who would like to strengthen their capacity using this statistical data analysis software. The training will enhance the knowledge and skills of the participants to analyse data in a fast, accurate and easier manner by using Stata software and will know how to interpret and present the results. This will also enable participants to gain experience of the practical application of the statistical analytical techniques.

Target Participants

The training is designed for participants who intend to learn the use of Stata for data management and data analysis. Those working in the corporate world, public sector, research institution and NGOs.

Course duration

5 Days

What you will learn

Understand and appropriately use statistical terms and concepts
Perform data analysis tasks with Stata
Perform simple to complex data management tasks using Stata software
Statistical tests using Stata

Course Outline

Introduction to Statistical Analysis

Explain the basic steps of the research process
Explain differences between populations and samples
Explain differences between experimental and non-experimental research designs
Explain differences between independent and dependent variables

Introduction to Stata

Datasets in Stata
Introduction to Stata commands
Working with variables in Stata
Basic analysis using Stata

Graphics using Stata

Introduction to Stata GUI
Graph command syntax
Different types of Graphs in Stata

Statistical Tests using Stata

One Sample T Test
Independent Samples T Test
Paired Samples T Test

Associations in Stata

Chi-Square test
Pearson's Correlation
Spearman's Rank-Order Correlation

Predictive Models using Stata

Linear Regression
Multiple Regression
Logistic Regression
Ordinal Regression

Panel Data Analysis using Stata

Exploration of panel data
Fixed effects model/LSDV
Random effects model
Choosing the appropriate model

Time Series Analysis using Stata

Introduction to time series analysis using Stata
Plotting a time series
Seasonal differences
Auto correlations
Forecast models in Stata

Econometric Analysis

Econometric Analysis of cross-sectional data
Econometric Analysis of panel data
Econometric Analysis of time-series data

Training Approach

This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.

Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.


Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate.

Tailor-Made Course

We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more:

Training venue

The training will be conducted at Devimpact Institute Training Centre, Nairobi Kenya.


The training fee covers tuition fees, training materials, lunch and training venue. Accommodation and airport transfer are arranged for our participants upon request.

Payment should be sent to our bank account before start of training and proof of payment sent to
Event Properties
Event Date July 2,2018, 8:30 am
Event End Date July 6,2018, 4:30 pm
Cut off date June 29,2018, 5:00 pm
Individual Price $800.00
Location Nairobi


Country: Kenya