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:

Or use the search facility below, to browse through the HSRC's research outputs:

Research data: LABOUR MARKET

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

2016 The changing nature of artisanal work and occupations: important for understanding labour markets

The social and political conditions within which artisans are required to work have shifted globally. The South African policy concern is to...

2016 Connecting capabilities to reach the global science and technology frontier

The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope provides an example of how to effectively connect pockets of excellence in the national system of...

2016 Skills supply and demand in South Africa

This report provides a holistic understanding of the current supply and demand for skills in South Africa, and represents one of the first a...

Download this report

2016 Understanding occupational choices of low-skilled workers in South Africa

This policy brief explores some attitudinal factors based on work-seekers' reflections on the most valued job attributes that affect worksee...

Download this report