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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2016 Interplay of intergovernmental relations conundrum

This chapter unravels research questions on Intergovernmental relationships from within the context of three spheres of government, transver...

2016 Innovation in selected South African services sectors, 2010-2012

Innovation, a function of knowledge and its diffusion, is an important driver of competitiveness of firms and nations. This is the reason wh...

2016 Service delivery challenges in South Africa: South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS): compendium of results

The main purpose of the compendium is therefore to provide more detailed information for the user to get a better understanding of public pe...

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