This tutorial is not meant to be comprehensive, but instead show the near minimal amount to read in basic data into SAS. SAS documentation is actually quite complete, but as a beginner it can be hard to find exactly what you need. I will also point you to useful resources here.

If the dataset is small enough, you have the option of reading in data manually, otherwise you can read the data from a file.

SAS Code

The gluedata.csv file we use in this example looks like this:


The following shows manual data entry and file input into SAS.

Further Reading