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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2013 Knowledge and experiences of child care workers regarding care and management of children with special needs in Gauteng, South Africa

The aim of the study was to determine the knowledge and experiences of child care workers in the care and management of children with specia...

2013 A composite index of quality of life for the Gauteng city-region: a principal component analysis approach

Central to improving people???s quality of life is the ability to measure this concept. This is, however, made difficult by the concept???s ...

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2012 Screening and brief intervention for alcohol problems in Dr George Mukhari hospital out-patients in Gauteng, South Africa: a single-blinded randomized controlled trial protocol

For alcohol drinkers in South Africa it has been found that annual consumption per drinker is among the highest in the world. High prevalenc...