mids object to Mplus
mids object into a format recognized by Mplus, and writes
the data and the Mplus input files
mids2mplus( imp, file.prefix = "imp", path = getwd(), sep = "\t", dec = ".", silent = FALSE )
impargument is an object of class
mids, typically produced by the
A character string describing the prefix of the output data files.
A character string containing the path of the output file. By default, files are written to the current
The separator between the data fields.
The decimal separator for numerical data.
A logical flag stating whether the names of the files should be printed.
This function automates most of the work needed to export a
Mplus. The function writes the multiple imputation datasets,
the file that contains the names of the multiple imputation data sets and an
Mplus input file. The
Mplus input file has the proper file
names, so in principle it should run and read the data without alteration.
Mplus will recognize the data set as a multiply imputed data set, and
do automatic pooling in procedures where that is supported.