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South African Election Satisfaction Survey (ESS) 2009: Voters - All provinces

Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig &
Description: This data set contains responses of South African legible voters in the 2009 National elections citizens aged 18 years and older. In terms of the number of voting stations, a 100% realisation rate was achieved. All 400 selected voting stations were therefore visited on Election Day. The number of voters interviewed was 13 882 from the expected 14,000 which represented 99% response rate and the data set contains 55 variables. The questionnaire questions included...

South African Election Satisfaction Survey (ESS) 2011: Voters - All provinces

Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig &
Description: Topics covered in the questionnaire are: distance to the voting station, queuing time for voters, accessible to persons with disabilities and the elderly, signage and instructions at voting stations, voting procedures inside the voting station, trust in the electoral commission, evaluations of electoral officials, voting procedure for voters with special needs, effectiveness of the electoral commission's voter education campaign, usefulness of information sources, disturbances at voting stations, electoral freeness and fairness. The data set...

Gauteng State of the Youth Survey (GSYS) 2018-19: Gauteng, South Africa

Steven Lawrence Gordon, Joleen Steyn Kotze &
Description: Topics covered in the questionnaire are: demographic information, education and employment, relationship with family and children, economic status, HIV/AIDS knowledge, race relations, youth risk behaviour (alcohol, drug and sex), political perceptions, trust and active citizenship. The data set for dissemination contains 317 variables and 561 cases from the expected 700 which represented 80.1% response rate. Abstract: The Gauteng State of the Youth (GSY) Survey conducted in 2018-19 is a cross-sectional survey that focuses on...

Using CHAMP to prevent youth HIV risk in South Africa. Collaborative HIV/AIDS and Mental Health Project (CHAMP) 2003-06: Adult measures - KwaZulu-Natal

Description: The adult data set includes the responses of 478 adolescents in families of which the responses have been recorded of manual-based sessions done on groups of families with pre-adolescent children (9-11 years) and evaluated using a treatment versus no treatment repeated-measures design. Each session of the manual covers ten topics that include children's rights and responsibilities; parental styles; communication; puberty; hard to talk about issues; risky environmental influences; understanding HIV/AIDS; dealing with stigma; surviving...

HSRC Master Sample II

Khangelani Zuma &
Description: The 2005 HSRC Master Sample was used for SABSSM 2008 and 2012, the SANHANES study in 2012 and SASAS 2007-2010 (adjacent EAs) to obtain an understanding of geographical spread of HIV/AIDS, perceptions and attitudes of people and other health related studies over time. Abstract: A sample can be defined as a subset containing the characteristics of a larger population. Samples are used in statistical testing when population sizes are too large for the test...

Intimate partner violence with township girls involved in a soccer programme 2016: Qualitative study (SKILLZ)

Adam Leon Cooper, Benita Joy Moolman &
Description: The data contains 26 transcripts of interviews and focus groups with high school learners in Soweto. Abstract: The study was an evaluation of a programme that combined girls soccer with an educational curriculum that simultaneously tackled the issues of intimate partner choice, gender-based violence and HIV/AIDS prevention. The dataset therefore provides rich accounts of intimate/romantic relations of youth in Soweto, the role of violence in these young peoples lives and the health services that...

South African Identity document study (ID) 1998 - All provinces

Johan Andries Van Zyl &
Description: The data set contains information regarding the identity document survey that was done for the South African Electoral Committee (IEC) during 1998. The file contains 50 variables and 23 577 cases. Abstract: The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC), was established under conditions of Chapter 9 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa during 1998. A common voters' roll needed to be generated to ensure free and fair elections. All voters should...

Engaging very young adolescents in improving sexual and reproductive health and rights in the context of national health system reform: Learners' survey (SRH) 2017 - Gert Sibande district, Mpumalanga

Roshin Essop, Lorenza Logan Fluks, Ingrid Lynch, Mokhantso Gladys Makoae, Benita Joy Moolman, Tsidiso Anitah Tolla &
Description: This data set contains the responses of young adolescents (aged 10-14 years) to a questionnaire concerning their sexual and reproductive health, conducted in Gert Sibande District, Mpumalanga, South Africa in 2017. Issues like bodily development during puberty, menstruation, dating and sex as well as accessing information about these issues are included. The data set for dissemination contains 132 variables and 696 cases from the expected 840 which represented 83% response rate. Abstract: In South...

People living with HIV Stigma Index: South Africa (STIGMA) 2014

Leickness Chisamu Simbayi, Sindisiwe Blose, Allanise Cloete, Sean Edwin Jooste, Vincent Maduna, Njeri M Wabiri, Elliot Siphiwo Zimela, Khangelani Zuma, Adlai Steven Davids, Musawenkosi Lionel Mabaso, Jacqueline Carol Mthembu, Yolisa Mashologu, Motlagabo Gladys Matseke, Goitseone Maseko &
Description: This data set contains the responses from a purposive sample of 10 473 respondents who were all living with HIV and who were older than 15 years linked to either an organisation for PLHIV or attending health facilities and NGOs for the purposes of accessing support or care related to HIV and AIDS, with the purpose to measure self-reported stigma and discrimination experienced by PLHIV nationally. The data set for dissemination contains 377 variables...

HIV/AIDS Educators study (ELRC) 2005: Education institution data - All provinces in South Africa

Olive Shisana &
Description: This data set has the statistics of the FETcolleges and public schools in South Africa addressing human resources regarding educators and student educators. It also addresses staff loss and relative wealth ranking. There are 1508 records and 119 variables. Abstract: The study on the impact of HIV/AIDS on educators in South African public schools build on other studies conducted on HIV/AIDS epidemic. In response to HIV/AIDS resolutions of the education convention of 2002, this...

The socioeconomic dimensions of farming systems and rural farmer households in the context of food security: New generation vaccine programme 2016 (KAPP Vaccines) - Five provinces in South Africa

Sarah Helen Chiumbu, Mbongeni Maziya &
Description: This dataset contains the responses of smallholder farmers who kept cattle, or any combination of cattle with small stock (sheep and goats) across five provinces in South Africa. The questionnaire includes questions on household demographics, source of income, livestock keeping activities and facilities and disease control measures. The aim of this study was to identify livestock farmers' knowledge, attitudes, practices and perceptions (KAPP) on primary animal healthcare with a special focus on vaccinations. The...

Adaptation to the Western Cape drought of 2016-18 (WCD), 2019: Household and business survey

Stephen Rule, Wilfred Lunga, Saahier Parker, Yamkela Majikijela &
Description: Within each of the seven selected areas, cluster samples were selected, with the intention of realising a minimum of 20 households and five businesses/institutions per area. In most cases these targets were exceeded. The data set for dissemination contains 311 cases and 78 variables. Abstract: The severe drought in the Western Cape during 2016-18 provided an appropriate opportunity to conduct a case study of disaster mitigation behaviour amongst affected communities. As a means of...

National Research and Experimental Development Survey (R&D) 2006-07: All provinces in South Africa - Aggregated

Description: This data set contains the aggregated data on the R&D expenditure per province by Business, Government, Higher Education, Not-for-Profit Organisations and Science Councils.R&D expenditure is aggregated by five survey sectors across nine provinces in South Africa Abstract: The National Survey of Research and Experimental Development (R&D) Survey collects data under strict confidentiality. Aggregate data are used primarily to inform policy and strategic planning at a national level. The National R&D Survey 2006/07 collected primary...

Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) 2011: Mathematics teacher background questionnaire (BTM) - South Africa as one of more than 60 countries

Vijiyaluxmi Reddy &
Description: This dataset contains the responses of mathematics teachers when asked questions referring to the teaching and learning provided to learners as well as their perceptions of the school in which they teach. This data set has 199 variables and 327 cases. Abstract: TIMSS is a cross-national assessment of mathematics and science knowledge of fourth and eighth grades. It is conducted by the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement (IEA) every four years...

South African National HIV Prevalence, HIV Incidence, Behaviour and Communication Survey (SABSSM) 2008: Guardian 2-11 - All provinces

Olive Shisana, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi, Thomas Michael Rehle &
Description: The guardian data of the SABSSM 2008 study covers information from the parents or care givers of children 2 - 11 years on matters ranging from biographical information of the child and parent/guardian, the child's home environment, care and protection, sources of information on HIV and AIDS, media impact and the health status of the child. The data set contains 243 variables and 4318 cases. Abstract: South Africa continues to have the largest number...

Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) 2015 Grade 5: Home Questionnaire (ASH)

Vasudhevan Reddy, Fabian Arends, Andrea Liesel Juan, Casper Hendrik Prinsloo, Margaretha Maria Visser, Lolita Desiree Winnaar &
Description: This data set contains learner responses to the learner background questionnaire as well as learner mathematics scores. The data set has 166 variables and 10 932 learners. Of the 300 sampled schools, 297 was realised, providing a response rate of 99%. Abstract: TIMSS is a cross-national assessment of mathematics and science knowledge of fourth and eighth grades and includes approximately 57 countries. It is conducted by the International Association for the Evaluation of Educational...

National Research and Experimental Development Survey (R&D) 2014-15: All provinces in South Africa - Aggregated

Lwando Orbet Kondlo, Lindiwe Eva Binda, Farzanah Frieslaar, Kesewaa Koranteng, Glenda Esther Kruss Van Der Heever, Loyiso Maciko, Hlamulo Reply Makelane, Maria Makhaukane Maluleke, Mmanoko Jerry Mathekga, Helen Lorna Morrissey, Gina Mshengu, Gerard Patrick Ralphs, Theodore Sass, Sinovuyo Takatshana, Natasha Charmaine Saunders, Saahier Parker, Nazeem Mustapha, Neo Molotja, Mario Andre Clayford, Moses Mefika Sithole, Natalie Adelai Vlotman, Precious Mudavanhu, Darryn Whisgary &
Description: This data set contains data on the R&D expenditure by province, type of R&D, research fields, socioeconomic objectives, sources of funds and province. R&D personnel data is also included. The data is recorded for each of the following economic sectors of the South African economy: Business, Government, Higher Education, Not-for-Profit Organisations and Science Councils. Subsequent to the dissemination of version 1 of the 2013-14 data files, some of the information has been anonymised and...

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2010: Questionnaire 2 - All provinces

Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig &
Description: The questions contained in SASAS questionnaire two for 2010 were asked of a half sample of approximately 3500 respondents. Topics included in the questionnaire are: Environment [ISSP 2010], financial literacy, voting, respondent and household characteristics, personal and household income and other classificatory variables. The data set for dissemination contains 3112 cases and 314 variables. Abstract: The primary objective of the South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) is to design, develop and implement a conceptually...

Gauteng State of the Youth Interviews (GSYI) 2018-19: Gauteng, South Africa

Steven Lawrence Gordon, Joleen Steyn Kotze, Narnia Bohler &
Description: The data set reflects the focus group discussion that aimed to unpack the discursive construction of perceptions on the state of the youth in the Gauteng Province, as well as obtain views on the Tshepo 1 Million programme, an employment support entity of the Gauteng Office of the Premier. Fifteen participants participated in the discussion. Abstract: The Gauteng State of the Youth (GSY) is a cross-sectional survey that focuses on young adults aged between...

South African National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (SANHANES-1) 2011-12: Adult - All provinces

Olive Shisana, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi, Demetre Labadarios, Thomas Michael Rehle &
Description: The data set for dissemination contains 728 variables and 17 926 cases of respondents aged 15 years and older who participated in the SANHANES-1 Adult Questionnaire. The questionnaire covers the following sections: geographic information, biographic details of the respondent, non-communicable diseases, tuberculosis, nutrition, perceptions of respondent's general and mental health, as well as health care utilisation. Abstract: The South African National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (SANHANES) was established as a continuous population health...

South African National HIV Prevalence, HIV Incidence, Behaviour and Communication Survey (SABSSM) 2012: Guardian 0-11 years - All provinces

Olive Shisana, Thomas Michael Rehle, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi &
Description: The data set contains the data of the parents or guardians of children aged 0 to 11 years. Some of the questions included were the child's biographical data, health status and health questions, male circumcision, education of the child on life issues, infant and child feeding practices as well as school attendance and immunisation records. The data set contains 275 variables and 9667 cases. Refer to the user guide for information regarding guidance relating...

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2010: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig &
Description: The questions contained in SASAS questionnaire one for 2010 were asked of approximately 3500 respondents. Topics included in the questionnaire are: democracy, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, education, health status and behaviour, moral issues, crime and safety, personal wellbeing index, poverty, public understanding of science, police confidence, Batho Pele, voting, demographics and other classificatory variables. The data set for dissemination contains 3183 cases and 380 variables. Abstract: The primary objective of the South...

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2012: Questionnaire 3 - All provinces

Jare Struwig, Benjamin Roberts &
Description: Topics covered in the questionnaire are: family and changing gender roles (ISSP module); perception of poverty and inequality; dignity, poverty and social grants (Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC, UK) with the module designed by the Centre for the Analysis of South African Social Policy (CASASP) at Oxford as part of a bigger study commissioned by the ESRC); necessities for children; family cohesion; community perception and involvement; views of marriage and relationships; views on...

South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS) 2017: Questionnaire 1 - All provinces

Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig &
Description: Topics covered in the questionnaire are: democracy and governance, national identity and pride, intergroup relations, education, moral issues, personal wellbeing index, poverty, taxation, crime and safety, wellbeing, decolonisation, transformative governance, batho pele, voting, respondent characteristics, household characteristics, personal and household income variables. Of the targeted population of 3500, 3173 responses (90.7%) was realized. The data set contains 3173 cases and 638 variables. Subsequent to the dissemination of version 1 of this data set it...

Early Childhood Development Programming in the City of Johannesburg: From measurement to action (ECDP) 2014

Shirin Yousuff Motala, Norval Stewart Ngandu, Mimi Ndokweni &
Description: The data set contains the responses of the 381 ECD centres included in the City of Johannesburg (COJ) 2014 Audit. The study targeted all ECD centres in 17 wards identified as a priority by CoJ. GPS coordinates, ECD centre name, interviewee and staff names, the landline telephone number, cellphone number, fax number and email address of the ECD centre, as well as the website address and physical address and names of towns/villages were removed...

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