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: EPIDEMIOLOGY

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2017 Parameter identification for the Gumel-Mickens HIV transmission model under missing observable data

In this paper, based on the model proposed by Gumel, Moghadas and Mickens, which monitors the impact of live attenuated HIV vaccines, a new ...

2015 Assessment of epidemic projections using recent HIV survey data in South Africa: a validation analysis of ten mathematical models of HIV epidemiology in the antiretroviral therapy era

Mathematical models are widely used to simulate the effects of interventions to control HIV and to project future epidemiological trends and...

2014 South Africa's response to the HIV and AIDS epidemics

The first part of this chapter provides an account of the history of HIV and AIDS in South Africa through a review of the literature. The n...

2012 Epidemiology of substance use and abuse in South Africa

At the end of the apartheid era, research relating to the nature and extent of use of drugs other than alcohol and tobacco among the general...