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: WEIGHT MANAGEMENT
Parental perception of their child's weight may be a crucial factor in parental ability for action with regard to their child's weight probl...
2017 Sleep duration, sleep quality, body mass index, and waist circumference among young adults from 24 low- and middle-income and two high-income countries
Obesity and its comorbidities have emerged as a leading public health concern. The aim of this study was to explore the relationship between...Download this report
2017 Dietary behaviors, psychological well-being, and mental distress among university students in ASEAN
Dietary intake is important for physical and mental health. The purpose of the study was to investigate the effect of dietary behaviors on ...Download this report
2017 "Safe foods" or " fear foods": the implications of food avoidance in college students from low- and middle-income countries
The primary objective of this study was to explore if self-reported food avoidance (fats, carbohydrates and protein) exists among college st...