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: ECONOMIC GROWTH

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2020 Rethinking growth-unemployment puzzles in the COVID-19 recession: contextualising SA's macroeconomic policy options

The total value of goods and services produced inside South Africas borders fell steeply in the last two quarters of 2019, resulting in a sh...

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2020 Pace and direction of innovation critical to SA's economic recovery

Are South African businesses innovating quickly - and strategically - enough to improve their performance in the short to medium term? The r...

2020 Towards an R&D indicator and human development

To measure policy progress, one key science, technology and innovation indicator has long captured the imagination of policy makers: gross d...

2020 Innovation performance in South African businesses, 2014-2016: activities, outcomes, enablers, constraints

South Africa's key priorities are to accelerate inclusive economic growth, create jobs, and reduce inequality. Whether to drive product expo...

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