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: SCIENCE ACHIEVEMENT

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2017 TIMSS item diagnostic report: South Africa: Grade 9 Science

This TIMSS Item Diagnostic report is one of three educator resource documents. The three reports contain diagnostic analyses of Grade 9 Math...

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2017 When it comes to school science, language can determine success

Learners who have access to tangible educational resources, such as books and computers at home, tend to perform better in science than thos...

2016 TIMSS 2015: highlights of mathematics and science achievement of grade 9 South African learners

TIMSS estimates mathematics and science achievement and attempts to explain students' performance using contextual information. The TIMSS de...

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