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South African National HIV Prevalence, HIV Incidence, Behaviour and Communication Survey (SABSSM) 2012: Child 12-14 years - All provinces

Olive Shisana, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi, Thomas Michael Rehle & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains responses from individuals who are 12 to 14 years old who self-reported on the indicators related to HIV/AIDS behaviour and testing. The respondents' biographical data, school attendance, questions on media, communication and norms, knowledge and perceptions of HIV and AIDS, home environment, care and protection at school, sexual debut, attitudes and knowledge towards sexual roles, health questions, male circumcision, crime and social norms were included. The data set contains 227...

National Research and Experimental Development Survey (R&D) 2015-16: All provinces in South Africa - Aggregated

Hlamulo Reply Makelane, Mario Andre Clayford, Firdous Khan, Glenda Esther Kruss Van Der Heever, Mmanoko Jerry Mathekga, Neo Molotja, Precious Mudavanhu, Nazeem Mustapha, Saahier Parker, Natasha Charmaine Saunders, Moses Mefika Sithole, Natalie Adelai Vlotman, Zinziswa Kate Hlakula, Lwando Orbet Kondlo, Loyiso Maciko, Lindiwe Eva Binda, Yasser Buchana, Timothy Nhlanhla Malaza, Maria Makhaukane Maluleke, Gina Mshengu, Ndiyakholwa Ngqulu, Gerard Patrick Ralphs, Theodore Sass, Janine Susan Senekal, Sinovuyo Takatshana … & Human Sciences Research Council
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. Abstract: The National Survey of Research and Experimental Development (R&D) Survey collects data under strict confidentiality. Aggregate data are used...

South African National HIV Prevalence, HIV Incidence, Behaviour and Communication Survey (SABSSM) 2012: Combined - All provinces

Olive Shisana, Leickness Chisamu Simbayi, Thomas Michael Rehle & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: In the combined data set four individual data sets were combined, guardians for children to 11 years, children 12 to 14 years, youths and adults 15 years and older and individual's information from the visiting point data set. The data set contains information on: biographical data, media, communication and norms, knowledge and perceptions of HIV/AIDS, male circumcision, sexual debut, partners and partner characteristics, condoms, vulnerability, HIV testing, alcohol and substance use, general perceptions about...

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 & Human Sciences Research Council
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. Abstract: The National Survey of Research and Experimental Development (R&D) Survey collects data under strict confidentiality. Aggregate data are used...

National Research and Experimental Development Survey (R&D) 2013-14: All provinces in South Africa - Aggregated

Isabel Basson, Natasha Charmaine Saunders, Saahier Parker, Natale Le Roux, Nazeem Mustapha, Neo Molotja, Takura Kupamupindi, Ronel Sewpaul, Mario Andre Clayford, Moses Mefika Sithole, Natalie Adelai Vlotman, Precious Mudavanhu, Darryn Whisgary & Department Of Science And Technology, Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains the aggregated data for 2013-14 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 Research and Experimental Development Survey (R&D) collects data on the R&D expenditure by five survey sectors across nine provinces in South Africa. The 2013-14 survey collected primary data from five survey sectors:...

Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) 2015 Grade 5: Numeracy (ASG) - South Africa as one of 39 countries

Vasudhevan Reddy, Fabian Arends, Andrea Liesel Juan, Casper Hendrik Prinsloo, Margaretha Maria Visser, Lolita Desiree Winnaar & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains learner responses to the learner background questionnaire as well as learner mathematics scores. The data set has 213 variables and 10 932 learners. Of the 300 sampled schools, 297 schools were included in the 2015 round of TIMSS at the Grade 5 level, providing a response rate of 97%. Abstract: TIMSS is a cross-national assessment of mathematics and science knowledge of fourth and eighth grades and includes approximately 57 countries....

Human and Social Dynamics (HSD) Research Seminars 2016-2017

Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The seminars focused on HSRC projects that were underway in 2016-2017 and related work being done elsewhere at the time of the seminar. The seminars addressed latest research, identified research gaps, suggested new research agendas and explored potential policy relevance. This data set includes the proceedings of the 10 seminars of 2016-2017. The following themes were covered: 30 June 2016 - Rebellion of the poor: Research, politics, policing and people 01 July 2016 -...

MIMMS Community level qualitative data: Traditional birth attendants (TBA) 2014-15 - Seven provinces in South Africa

Daniel James Ncayiyana, Xavela Thelmah Maluleke, Charles Hongoro, Demetre Labadarios & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The data set consists of 15 transcripts of interviews with traditional birth attendants. All nine provinces were included in the study sample, however, no data were collected for TBAs in Eastern Cape and KwaZulu Natal, urban or rural, Limpopo, urban, North West rural, or Western Cape urban, as TBAsâ practice is not encouraged in many communities and finding willing participants was thus a challenge. Abstract: This project was conceived to investigate the functionality of...

South African Tourism Human Resource Development Skills Audit Review: Graduate and Learner survey (THRD) 2016 - All provinces

Steven Masvaure, Shirin Yousuff Motala, Norval Stewart Ngandu, Irma Booyens & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The data set contains 118 variables and 107 graduates and current learners of HEI Tourism and related qualifications who completed the web-based online survey. Abstract: The HSRC was commissioned by the National Department of Tourism in partnership with CATHSSETA to undertake a Tourism Human Resource Development Skills Audit and to develop a Tourism Human Resource Development Strategy for South Africa. A mix methods approach was adopted to facilitate the data gathering process including primary...

MIMMS Community level qualitative data: Professional health workers (PHW) 2014-15 - Eight provinces in South Africa

Daniel James Ncayiyana, Xavela Thelmah Maluleke, Charles Hongoro, Demetre Labadarios & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The data set consists of 39 transcripts of interviews with professional health workers. Gauteng province was excluded from the study as approval from Department of Health could not be obtained. Abstract: This project was conceived to investigate the functionality of the South African civil registration and vital statistics system, and to identify those shortcomings that undermine its effectiveness and accuracy in the surveillance of birth and death statistics relative to expectant mother, infants and...

Twenty-year Review of the Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) 2016

Michael Charles Cosser, Narnia Bohler, Monde Makiwane, Shirin Yousuff Motala, Gary David Pienaar & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: Twelve interviews with key informants were conducted to assist with reviewing the Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) to mark the 20th year celebration of its existence in 2016. Abstract: The Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) celebrated its 20th year of existence in 2016. In order to assist with a review of this period in the life of the Chapter 9 institution, the CGE commissioned the Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery programme of the Human...

Evaluation of Access to Justice and Promotion of Constitutional Rights Programme (AJPCR) 2016 - South Africa

Gary David Pienaar, Narnia Bohler, Yul Derek Davids Davids, Vanessa Barolsky & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The Inception Report made provision for 9 key informant interviews, a total of 18 key informant interviews were conducted. As planned twelve focus group interviews were conducted. Over 100 documents were studied. Abstract: The Democracy Governance and Service Delivery research programme of the HSRC conducted an evaluation of the Access to Justice and the Promotion of Constitutional Rights (AJPCR) Programme, which was implemented from 2009 to 2014 with financial support from the European Union....

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

Adam Leon Cooper, Benita Joy Moolman & Human Sciences Research Council
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...

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 & Human Sciences Research Council
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...

South African Tourism Human Resource Development Skills Audit Review: Higher Education and Training Institutions Survey (THRD) 2016 - All provinces

Shirin Yousuff Motala, Norval Stewart Ngandu, Irma Booyens & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The data set contains 201 variables and 35 Higher Education and Training Educators completed the web-based online survey. Abstract: The HSRC was commissioned by the National Department of Tourism in partnership with CATHSSETA to undertake a Tourism Human Resource Development Skills Audit and to develop a Tourism Human Resource Development Strategy for South Africa. A mix methods approach was adopted to facilitate the data gathering process including primary and secondary qualitative and quantitative data...

An Outcomes Evaluation of the NDC fruit processors factory in Tzaneen (NDC) 2016: Suppliers

Evans Ngosa Mupela, Norval Stewart Ngandu & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This study did an evaluation of the socio-economic spillovers of the introduction of a fruit processing factory in Tzaneen. The data file contains responses from the suppliers to the NDC fruit processors factory. The data contains information regarding the supplier's demographics, business activity, job creation, source of merchandise and the market environment. The data set contains 62 records and 66 variables. Abstract: This study did an evaluation of the socio-economic spillovers of the introduction...

Innovation Partnership for Rural Development Programme (IPRDP) 2017 Community Impact Assessment Round 1 (CIA1) - Household data in four provinces in South Africa

Peter Jacobs & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The data set contains household demographic data in selected villages: 11 villages in 4 IPRDP district demonstration municipalities (Amathole, Chris Hani, Capricorn, Gert Sibande); and 4 comparison sites in 2 IPRDP demonstration municipalities (Sekhukhune; Ehlanzeni) and 2 non-demonstration municipalities (Ugu; Alfred Nzo). Abstract: The Department of Science and Technology (DST), through its Innovation Partnership for Rural Development Programme (IPRDP), contracted the Human Sciences Research Council (HRSC) to design, construct and implement a customised Monitoring...

South African National Survey of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer at Publicly Funded Research Institutions - Inaugural Baseline Study (IP-TT): 2014-15 Aggregated

Firdous Khan, Lwando Orbet Kondlo, Darryn Whisgary, Sinovuyo Takatshana, Gerard Patrick Ralphs, Nazeem Mustapha & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains the responses of Offices of Technology Transfer (OTT) directors who participated in the IP & TT survey. This survey also contains a qualitative component. Abstract: This survey establishes baseline indicators required to track overall activity in Intellectual Property (IP) management and Technology Transfer (TT) at publicly funded research institutions in South Africa. The study period starts in 2008, the year when the Intellectual Property Rights from Publicly Financed Research and...

National Research and Experimental Development Survey (R&D) and other S&T related activities in Agriculture in South Africa 2010-11

Neo Molotja, Mario Andre Clayford, Nazeem Mustapha, Saahier Parker, Natasha Charmaine Saunders, Moses Mefika Sithole, Thomson Batidzirai, Lindsay Bell, Irma Booyens, Hlamulo Reply Makelane, Natalie Adelai Vlotman, Demetre Labadarios, Vaughan Leiberum, Bonelwa Mabovu, Cheryl Lynette Heinamann, Nolitha Nkobole, Madalitso Phiri, Guillermina Ritacco, Julien Rumbelow & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains the aggregated data on Agriculture R&D and other S&T indicators by province as well as by government, higher education, not-for-profit organisations and science councils. Abstract: The National Survey on R&D and other S&T related activities in Agriculture in South Africa collected data from public institutions under strict confidentiality. Aggregate data were used primarily to inform policy and strategic planning at a national level. Primary data was primarily collected from public...

South African Voter Participation Survey (VPS) 2005 - All provinces

Jare Struwig, Benjamin Roberts & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The following topics were covered in this questionnaire: democracy and governance issues, voter registration and participation, general perceptions on voting, voting behaviour and history, media and information issues, satisfaction with institutions, access to services, respondent and household characteristics. This data set contains 4930 cases and 321 variables. Abstract: The overall objective of the 2005 Voter Participation Survey (VPS) was to inform and guide the Electoral Commission (IEC) in its plans, policies and practices in...

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

Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig & Human Sciences Research Council
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) 2016: All provinces

Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: Topics covered in the questionnaire are: the distance traveled to the voting station, means of transport utilised, time spent in the voting queue, perception of IEC officials' competence, and perception of the freeness and fairness of the election. In terms of the number of voting stations, a 100% realisation rate was achieved. All 300 selected voting stations were therefore visited on Election Day. The number of voters interviewed was 13,584 from the expected 15,000...

South African Voter Participation Survey (VPS), 2008 - All provinces

Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: The following topics were covered in this questionnaire: democracy and governance issues, voter registration and participation, general perceptions on voting, voting behaviour and history, media and information issues, satisfaction with institutions, access to services, respondent and household characteristics. This data set contains 3885 cases and 349 variables. Abstract: The overall objective of the 2008 Voter Participation Survey (VPS) was to inform and guide the Electoral Commission (IEC) in its plans, policies and practices in...

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

Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig & Human Sciences Research Council
Description: This data set contains responses of election observers in the 2009 National elections. Topics covered in the questionnaire are: voting station accessibility, voting building or structure conditions, security at the voting stations, weather conditions on the voting day, political party activities at the voting station, political party posters at the voting station, disturbances inside this voting station, complaint lodged or expressed dissatisfaction at the voting station, election observer's biographical details. The data set for...

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

Benjamin Roberts, Jare Struwig & Human Sciences Research Council
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...

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