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The HSRC Research Data Service provides a digital repository facility for the HSRC's research data in support of evidence based human and social development in South Africa and the broader region. Access to data is dependent on ethical requirements for protecting research participants, as well as on legal agreements with the owners, funders or in the case of data owned by the HSRC, the requirements of the depositors of the data. We facilitate data use by preparing comprehensive metadata and disseminating data and related documents to appropriate target audiences. Data sharing is subject to an End User License agreement. Data sets from the following projects have been curated and are available for use:

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Research data: CHILD HEADED HOUSEHOLDS

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2015 Guiding the care of child-headed households

Welfare institutions have struggled to come to terms with child-headed households. In particular, how to deal with the complex and varied na...

2014 Consolidated strategy and guidelines on the statutory services to child-headed households

The Consolidated Strategy and Guidelines stipulate a vision as well as objectives to be achieved in making sure that the rights of child-hea...

2013 A study of descriptive data for orphans and non-orphans on key criteria of economic vulnerability in two municipalities in South Africa

It is generally assumed that orphan status increases the risk to children of a range of negative outcomes. In South Africa, death of parents...