SAS formats are instruction that SAS uses to write data values. You use formats to control the written appearance of data values, or, in some cases, to group data values together for analysis. You can create format manually with hardcoded values or from datasets, you can store them in permanent library, share them and also use build-in format (etc.) every thing you want to know about SAS format should be present in this tips and tricks.
SAS formats are useful instruction which can be used in a wide range of circumstances. In this tips and tricks, we will have a look on variety of aspects on the SAS formats:
You have some SAS experience and would like to validate your data against reference table using SAS format.