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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2019 Psychological distress and C-reactive protein in a South African national survey

To examine the association of psychological distress with serum C-reactive protein (CRP) in a South African cohort. Data were analysed on in...

2018 South African National HIV Prevalence, Incidence, Behaviour and Communication Survey, 2017

A cross-sectional, population-based household survey was conducted using a multi-stage stratified cluster random sampling approach. The stud...

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2015 National survey of research and experimental development: main analysis report 2012/13

Having increased GERD in both 2011/12 and 2012/13, South Africa seems to have followed the general pattern of recovering global R&D expendit...

2015 South African national survey of research and experimental development: statistical report 2012/13

The 2012/13 GERD results suggest that the decline in investment in Research and Development from 2009/10, has been arrested. South Africa h...