Platforms

Stata 15 is supported on Windows, Mac and Linux platforms as detailed below:

Microsoft Windows:

Requirements:

  • Processor: 64-bit and 32-bit Windows varieties for x86-64 and x86 processors made by Intel® and AMD
  • Operating Systems: Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Server (2003, 2008, 2012, 2016)
  • Memory
    • Stata/IC: 1GB
    • Stata/SE: 2GB
    • Stata/MP: 4GB
  • Disk space: Minimum of 1GB

** To check if your Windows computer is 64-bit compliant, go to Windows Control Panel. Click on System and Security -> System. The line named "System type" will reveal the processor type.

Apple Mac:

Requirements:

  • Processor: 64-bit Intel® processors (Core™2 Duo or better)
  • Operating system: macOS 10.9 or newer.
  • Memory
    • Stata/IC: 1GB
    • Stata/SE: 2GB
    • Stata/MP: 4GB
  • Disk space: Minimum 1GB
  • Check to see if your Apple Mac can run Stata 15

** To check if your Mac is 64-bit compliant. Select About this Mac from the Apple menu. The line named Processor will reveal the processor type. All currently shipped Macs have 64-bit processor and operating system.

Linux:

Requirements

  • Processor: Any 64-bit (x86-64 or compatible) or 32-bit (x86 or compatible) processor
  • Operating System: Linux. Common varieties include Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), Ubuntu, Fedora, and others. If in doubt, contact us with the name of your Linux distribution and release number to verify
  • Memory
    • Stata/IC: 1GB
    • Stata/SE: 2GB
    • Stata/MP: 4GB
  • Disk space: Minimum 1GB
  • Display: A video card that can display thousands of colors or more (16-bit or 24-bit color)