Research data

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: DATA COLLECTION

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2016 Open and effective data systems for skills planning in South Africa

The starting point to build a credible institutional mechanism for skills planning in South Africa is to evaluate existing datasets and info...

2016 Compromised success potential of South African co-operatives due to lack of credible data

Co-operatives in South Africa are meant to address job creation and poverty challenges. However, they do not seem to be successful because o...

2015 A reflection on a data curation journey

This commentary is a reflection on experience of data preservation and sharing (i.e., data curation) practices developed in a South African ...