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Is there a way to save separate parameter estimates for each clusterID in the analysis? 


I think you are asking if you can save factor scores for the betweenlevel of a multilevel model. You can do this using the FSCORES option of the SAVEDATA command. 


Thank you  that is exactly what I needed. 


I have an additional question on the topic of betweenlevel factors scores in a multilevel model. I am attempting to model variations in the occurrence of a dichotomous dependent variable, using within and between weights (person and agency weights). When I run an unconditional model and save factor scores, I find that the between level factor scores vary within cluster and seem to be associated with the magnitude of the within level weights. Taking off the weight statements, the factor scores are constant within clusters, as I am used to seeing in multilevel models I have run before. In an unconditional model, is it common/expected for between level factor score estimates to vary within clusters as a function of the within weights? Why? Here is a small sample of my SAVE=FSCORES output, just showing that the factor score estimates vary within agencies. DV wwt bwt btwest agency 0 0.62 3.12 1.469 1 0 0.15 3.12 0.36 1 0 0.58 3.12 1.361 1 0 1.08 1.83 2.409 2 0 1.21 1.83 2.698 2 0 1.15 1.83 2.558 2 Thanks! 


Between level factor score estimates do not vary within clusters in principle. Send your example to support@statmodel.com. 

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